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Posts tagged with "winding-up"

Hereford United FC Avoid Being Wound Up

April 11 2014

Hereford United FC have reportedly evaded the threat of closure by paying their overdue tax. The Conference Premier club were apparently short of their £78,000 target at Monday’s High Court hearing in London to answer a winding-up petition brought by HM Revenue and   Read More…

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Leeds United FC: Served Another Winding Up Petition

April 10 2014

HMRC have issued a petition against Leeds United FC after the club reportedly failed to meet a tax bill of over £500,000. However, owner Massimo Cellino has reportedly settled the petition debt in order to avoid the prospect of LUFC being wound   Read More…

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Case Study: Abusive Winding Up Petition and Unreasonable Mediation Refusal

April 09 2014

The companies court recently ruled in the case of Lakehouse Contracts Ltd v UPR Services Ltd and made it again clear that winding-up petitions are not to be used as a debt collection tool.  Using a winding-up petition where the underlying debt is disputed   Read More…

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Hereford United FC Face Second HMRC Winding Up Petition

April 07 2014

Embattled football club Hereford United is facing a second winding-up order in three months. First HMRC Winding-up Petition Earlier this year the Bulls were served with a winding up petition which was brought by HMRC, over an unpaid £36,800 PAYE bill. We   Read More…

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