Aston Villa agrees deal with taxman

Dr Tony Xia
Aston Villa has reached an agreement with HMRC to pay its outstanding tax bill, of more than £4m, as the sense of panic around the football club eased slightly. On Tuesday, the club suspended chief executive Keith Wyness at the same time as news of a potential winding-up order from the taxman emerged. With the club facing major problems to meet its financial fair play obligations having failed to win promotion to the Premier League, and with owner Dr Tony Xia reported to be having problems getting money out of China to plug hol... You can carry on reading for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...