Tax guidance for cricket clubs

ECB recognises that tax can be a daunting subject for cricket clubs. We have enlisted the help of a specialised sports tax consultant to put together some guidance pages for clubs to use.

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This information is intended to provide clubs with guidance and greater clarity in the areas covered. Clubs are reminded that they should seek their own independent professional advice before committing to a particular course of action.

This guidance has been prepared by Richard Baldwin, a Sports Tax Consultant retained by ECB, and is correct to the best of his knowledge and belief at May 2013.

The author takes no responsibility for any consequence of a user or club placing reliance on this guidance.

If your club is to be the subject of a PAYE enquiry by HMRC please read this specific guidance to help you prepare:

Please see below for further specific guidance for your club addressing various issues related to tax:

You may want to consider downloading each of these documents to print off and keep for reference at a later date.


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