Monday's Most Important Stories From The Business Of Football: HMRC investigated tax affairs of 246 footballers last season; Levante secure financing from debt fund; Dortmund could allow up to 16,000 spectators next season; Leeds United announce "record breaking deal"

10 August 2020

Photo: PA Images Dortmund have outlined their vision for readmitting spectators to their famous Westfalenstadion and say they expect to be able to allow between 12,000 and 16,000 attendees.
Emil Gjerding Nielson and Mads Meisner

1. HMRC investigated tax affairs of 246 footballers last season

Tax authorities are increasingly concerned by a regulation loophole after experiencing a rise in the number of footballers investigated by the HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) from 87 to 246 individuals last season, according to the Guardian.

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