• Custom Search

Lionel Messi facing charges related to tax evasion in Spain

By Tajuddin
In Uncategorized
Oct 4th, 2014

Lionel Messi

Barcelona ( Agencies + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Lionel Messi has confirmed that he will appeal against a Spanish judge’s decision to send him to court to face allegations of tax evasion.

The Barcelona striker and his father and agent, Jorge Messi, are accused of withholding €4m in unpaid taxes from the authorities between 2007 and 2009.

“Through this press release I want to communicate that, after having received the order of the court of Gava this afternoon and following the professional advice of my solicitors, I have decided to appeal against it,” said Messi in a statement.

The player and his father made a voluntary payment of more than €5m last year in an effort to resolve the matter, but the authorities have refused to lay it to rest.

For more news and stories, join us on Facebook,Twitter and Subcripe our Youtube Channel,Or contact us through our Emails : info@diplomat.so,adv@diplomat.so,diplomatnewsdesk@gmail.com

TWITTER For more news and stories, join us on Facebook,Twitter , or contact us through our Email: diplomatso@diplomat.so, diplomatsonews@gmail.com

Comments are closed.