HM Revenue and Customs does Strictly
The authorities allege that the two used tax havens in Belize and Uruguay to conceal earnings from image rights.
They both deny the charges and the trial is currently ongoing. To read more on the Messi tax case, head to Spear's Wealth Management Magazine.
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