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How Italy Has Reshaped Tax Incentives To Attract Professional Athletes

Italy is currently well-rated as a privileged destination for professional sportspersons. In 2019, a special regulation to attract athletes from abroad by improving inward cros...

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A Guide To UK Tax Rules For Overseas Sports Stars

Ordinarily, those temporarily visiting the UK to carry out work duties via employment or self-employment do not suffe...
Football Law Conference

A Review Of LawInSport’s Football Conference 2022: Key Lessons For The Sector

As a full member of LawInSport, I regularly read articles encapsulating the essence of law in a sports context. I was...
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Agents, clubs and players: a breakdown of the complicated tax relationship in Spanish football

Intermediaries in football have become one of the most important elements in determining whether a transfer materiali...
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How The 2022 EU VAT Directive Affects The Equestrian Sector

The VAT (Value Added Tax) legislation of the Member States of the European Union, including setting the VAT rates, is...
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The Lifecycle Of An International Athlete - Navigating The UK Property Market

Wherever you wish to buy or rent a home, signing any contract relating to property is a risky business and the UK is ...
Festive Compilation - Europe

Key Sports Law Cases & Developments Of 2021 – Europe

As we come to the end of a turbulent and challenging year, we wanted to take the opportunity to highlight t...
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Bitcoin Payments In Sport - The Opportunities And Risks For Clubs And Players

Bitcoin was first introduced to the world on 31 October 2008 through the ‘White Paper’[1] published online by its pse...

Protecting Filipino Athletes Abroad: Labor Registration & Visa Requirements

With sports still sputtering to life in the Philippines because of the pandemic, Filipino players are cashing in on b...
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Taxing Overseas Loans: Dutch case raises important points for clubs & footballers

A recent Dutch Court of Appeal judgment[1] sheds light on the taxability of signing-on fees following the loaning of ...
HMRC and money

How HMRC's Renewed Preferential Creditor Status Impacts UK Football Clubs

The UK’s tax authority, Her Majesty’s Revenue and Customs (HMRC), now holds secondary preferential creditor stat...

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