New tax rules: Serie A can offer the lowest tax rates among the major leagues
9 September 2019
New Italian tax rules mean players in Serie A now pay half the tax of players in the UK.
Andrea Sartori, KPMG's global head of sports, sees a clear link between the inflow of recognisable names to the Serie A and the new tax rules.
New Italian tax rules have given Serie A clubs a competitive advantage as they can now offer the lowest tax rates of Europe's top leagues to newcomers.
The recently closed transfer window saw a remarkable number of internationally recognised players moving to the Italian Serie A, as players and coaches signed this summer can benefit from the new rules starting in 2020.
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