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Messi Snr relaxed over tax charges

June 21, 2013
By Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent
Lionel Messi's father says he and his son are relaxed about facing tax fraud charges in Spain, but has hit out at a 'cruel, false and hateful' media campaign against someone who pays more than €10 million in taxes each year.

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Reports emerged in mid-June that the Spanish authorities were taking a case against the Barcelona player and his father, Jorge, for over €4 million in unpaid taxes, with a ...

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