Global Tax Network



The GTN Sports Tax Team provides UK and international tax advice to professional footballers and other athletes, in association with a global network of partner firms.


Our clients include domestic players as well as those moving to or from the UK on short term or permanent contracts. We provide assistance in a diverse range of sports and represent a number of Premier League and EFL football clubs, players and international scouts.


Services we provide include:

Preparation of UK and overseas tax returns

Tax residency and domicile planning for players transferring to the UK

Assisting with HMRC investigations

Tax efficient structuring of image rights

Tax planning and compliance in respect of agent fees

Retirement planning and investment advice in conjunction with our FCA regulated partners

Tax and social security compliance for international scouts in respect of both clubs and individuals

Tax compliance and planning in respect of exhibition tours and international appearances

Assistance with UK tax issues for non-resident directors and club owners


Contact: Richard Watts-Joyce CTA, ATT

Address: Salisbury House, 29 Finsbury Circus, London EC2M 5QQ

Tel:   +44(0)207 100 2126

Mob: + 44(0)7515 287085