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Re: Argyle in court, Thursday 5th May.

Posted: 19:20 05 May 2011
by Mike Greening
PL2 3DQ wrote: HMRC have lost £30 million over the last 8 years from football clubs who have gone into administration. Shocking!
Owners and directors of football clubs should be more accountable for their financial mismanagement.

That is miniscule when you compare the billions wasted by various governments over the years. (Non political comment) :mrgreen: :stout:

Re: Argyle in court, Thursday 5th May.

Posted: 19:33 05 May 2011
by tynanhitsthebarndoor
mikey wrote:
PL2 3DQ wrote: HMRC have lost £30 million over the last 8 years from football clubs who have gone into administration. Shocking!
Owners and directors of football clubs should be more accountable for their financial mismanagement.

That is miniscule when you compare the billions wasted by various governments over the years. (Non political comment) :mrgreen: :stout:


And the billions lost by large scale corporate tax avoidance which various governments have allowed. (Also a non political comment) :)

Re: Argyle in court, Thursday 5th May.

Posted: 19:37 05 May 2011
by Mike Greening
tynanhitsthebarndoor wrote:
mikey wrote:
PL2 3DQ wrote: HMRC have lost £30 million over the last 8 years from football clubs who have gone into administration. Shocking!
Owners and directors of football clubs should be more accountable for their financial mismanagement.

That is miniscule when you compare the billions wasted by various governments over the years. (Non political comment) :mrgreen: :stout:


And the billions lost by large scale corporate tax avoidance which various governments have allowed. (Also a non political comment) :)

:) :) :) :) :) :) :) :) :) :) :) :) :) :) :) :) :) :) :mrgreen: :stout:

Re: Argyle in court, Thursday 5th May.

Posted: 19:52 05 May 2011
by esmer
mikey wrote:
PL2 3DQ wrote: HMRC have lost £30 million over the last 8 years from football clubs who have gone into administration. Shocking!
Owners and directors of football clubs should be more accountable for their financial mismanagement.

That is miniscule when you compare the billions wasted by various governments over the years. (Non political comment) :mrgreen: :stout:

And minuscule compared to the billions given to bale out incompetent bankers so they can continue to pay themselves millions in bonuses.

Re: Argyle in court, Thursday 5th May.

Posted: 20:00 05 May 2011
by Mike Greening
esmer wrote:
mikey wrote:
PL2 3DQ wrote: HMRC have lost £30 million over the last 8 years from football clubs who have gone into administration. Shocking!
Owners and directors of football clubs should be more accountable for their financial mismanagement.

That is miniscule when you compare the billions wasted by various governments over the years. (Non political comment) :mrgreen: :stout:

And minuscule compared to the billions given to bale out incompetent bankers so they can continue to pay themselves millions in bonuses.

And then people have the nerve to criticise the FA protecting their own. (I love those non-political comments) :) :mrgreen: :stout:

Re: Argyle in court, Thursday 5th May.

Posted: 20:37 05 May 2011
by Balham_Green
esmer wrote:
mikey wrote:
PL2 3DQ wrote: HMRC have lost £30 million over the last 8 years from football clubs who have gone into administration. Shocking!
Owners and directors of football clubs should be more accountable for their financial mismanagement.

That is miniscule when you compare the billions wasted by various governments over the years. (Non political comment) :mrgreen: :stout:

And minuscule compared to the billions given to bale out incompetent bankers so they can continue to pay themselves millions in bonuses.


Loaned to them I believe rather than given!

Re: Argyle in court, Thursday 5th May.

Posted: 21:45 05 May 2011
by esmer
Don't think the bonuses were loaned.