Football Finance

House of Parliament

Scrap super creditor rule, says select committee

Parliamentary committee recommends government legislates against football creditors insolvency rule

29 Jul 2011

HMRC Lehmans Premier League

Lehman administrators lose insolvency case

Supreme court judgment on insolvency law could affect HMRC and Premier League court battle

28 Jul 2011

Plymouth Argyle

PFA slams Plymouth Argyle administrators

P&A Partnership administrators criticised by PFA over dismissal of player

08 Jul 2011

Premier League clubs clear tax debts

The Premiership is the only senior league to have paid all its tax liabilities at the end of the last fiscal year

17 Jun 2011

Taxman to net £1bn from football clubs

HM Revenue & Customs likely to receive £1bn from Premier League in tax revenues for 2010-11

09 Jun 2011

Colin: FIFA Ho Hum

31 May 2011

Champions League final could make Exchequer a winner

Exchequer could come out a winner at this weekend's Champions League final

26 May 2011

Ashtons JWD arranges Gazza IVA

Ashtons JWD partner David Meany has been appointed supervisor to ex-footballer Paul Gascoigne's individual voluntary arrangement

26 May 2011

Baker Tilly call lawyers to Portsmouth FC liquidation

Portsmouth FC liquidators Geoff Carton-Kelly and David Hudson have recruited Nick Oliver from Howes Percival to assist in it's investigation of the club

19 May 2011

Dundee FC exits administration

PKF partner Bryan Jackson becomes supervisor of Dundee FC's company voluntary arrangement, as the club exits administration

12 May 2011

Rangers confident of winning tax tribunal

The owner of the Glasgow football club says he is confident they will win the £60m tribunal

10 May 2011

Plymouth CVA approved

Company Voluntary Arrangement approved at Plymouth Argyle

06 May 2011

Sven-Goran Erikkson hires Kingston Smith to liquidate advisors

Ex-England manager calls in Ian Defty to liquidate company of former financial advisors

06 May 2011

HMRC to veto Plymouth CVA today

Taxman due to vote against proposal to save Plymouth FC

06 May 2011

Court date set for HMRC and Premier League battle

Football v taxman clash at High Court set for 28 November

06 May 2011

Taxman joins Lehmans insolvency battle

Lehman Brothers' super-creditor court case receives written submissions from HM Revenue & Customs and the Premier League

28 Apr 2011

Rangers FC tax probe gains momentum

Scottish football club defends payment structures against HMRC tax tribunal

26 Apr 2011

The beautiful (numbers) game

12 Apr 2011

Sports minister suggests controversial football insolvency rule will go

The minister for sport Hugh Robertson has suggested the controversial insolvency rule which prioritises some creditors, will go

06 Apr 2011

Tax dispute won't kill Rangers FC

Rangers FC chairman did not suggest the club would collapse if it lost a tax dispute case with HMRC later this year

04 Apr 2011

Page 6 of 10


How software as a service can meet the strategic needs of a growing business

Organisations are now looking for a software service that is cost effective, flexible, streamlined and able to meet the needs of the business both today and in the future

This web seminar will explain how finance directors can monitor and understand the various financial costs of staff turnover

The Practitioner: Pruning clients, growing staff numbers

Not so easy come easy go for the Practitioner, as a troublesome client is finally given the heave-ho, but a new staff member is welcomed on board

Are ethics and profits mutually exclusive?

The markets crave trust, and business must be more proactive in its delivery

ABS: Will you be taking on too much?

While alternative business structures (ABSs) might benefit some accountancy firms, others could be in danger of overstepping their capabilities


Internal auditors must up game over new anti-corruption rules

Government's more onerous anti-corruption plan means internal auditors must up their game

Colin: Pre-award jitters

Colin's excited about tonight's British Accountancy Awards

Colin: Audit losses go down badly

Colin imagines KPMG's reaction to losing Diageo audit

Colin: Deloitte redeems Gherkin

Colin speculates on what changes might take place at 30 St Mary Axe under the new Brazilian ownership

Share Price Centre

Track the fortunes of UK-listed companies with our Share Price Centre

PI Insurance

Professional Indemnity insurance tailored to the needs of small- to medium-sized practices

Find Me An Accountant

Locate an accounting practice that meets your particular business needs



Conservatoire for Dance and Drama, London, Permanent, Part Time, £60,000 pro rata




Get the latest financial news sent directly to your inbox

  • Best Practice
  • Business
  • Daily Newsletter
  • Essentials


Search for jobs
Click to search our database of all the latest accountancy roles

Create a profile
Click to set up your profile and let the best recruiters find you

Jobs by email
Sign up to receive regular updates with the latest roles suitable for you



Why budgeting fails: One management system is not enough

If budgeting is to have any value at all, it needs a radical overhaul. In today's dynamic marketplace, budgeting can no longer serve as a company's only management system; it must integrate with and support dedicated strategy management systems, process improvement systems, and the like. In this paper, Professor Peter Horvath and Dr Ralf Sauter present what's wrong with the current approach to budgeting and how to fix it.


iXBRL: Taking stock. Looking forward

In this white paper CCH provide checklists to help accountants and finance professionals both in practice and in business examine these issues and make plans. Also includes a case study of a large commercial organisation working through the first year of mandatory iXBRL filing.