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  1. Payet goes on strike !

    Plucked from nowhere so to speak and then glitters in the prem courtesy of Westham. Now the ungrateful wretch with his weekly deal of 60k wants out of the club and has refused to play. Top players don't you just love them.
  2. spoons

    Official Match Thread Southend United 2-3 West Ham United

    Where is everyone, 2-2 at halftime. Hurst opener then 2 for Payet to give West Ham lead but Payne with a header makes it 2-2.
  3. Tommy2holes

    The inland revenue

    I was wondering if anyone has had the same sort of problem. About 4 years ago i got a tax return out of the blue in the post. Im PAYE and have been since about 2000. I rang them to ask why i was asked to fill out a tax return and was told it was sent in error and thought no more of it. About a...
  4. Razam

    'Football clubs who refuse to pay tax owed should be relegated two divisions'

    http://www.standard.co.uk/news/uk/football-clubs-who-refuse-to-pay-tax-owed-should-be-relegated-two-divisions-8649017.html No more bank of HMRC for Southend if this goes through!
  5. Wednesday Circle The Drain

    Wednesday hit with their third winding-up order in as many months... http://news.bbc.co.uk/sport1/hi/football/teams/s/sheff_wed/9046173.stm Looking at the football boards, a number of rumours floating around that this is it for them and they'll enter voluntary administration with the aim of...
  6. Mad Cyril

    PAYE overpayment/underpayment.

    Anyone feeling lucky? Letters to start dropping onto doormats from tomorrow......
  7. Cricko

    Administration essential and Sainsbury's

    Administration essential even if Blues find money. Southend United should be placed into administration, even if they clear their current tax debt of 238k, the taxman has said. Catherine Addy, representing HM Revenue and Customs, described the club as "demonstrably insolvent", a persistent...
  8. Cricko

    So how much does RM need.

    So how much does RM need Sainsbury's to cough up to get us back on the straight and narrow and with a team to start this season.. We owe..please feel free to add other debtors and costs for the forthcoming season to this list. Deloittes....72k CCJ on SUFC for work on the new ground. 4/5 other...
  9. Supershrimper

    Articles in Todays Echo - Dated 2/07/2010

    This has been copied word for word from todays echo. The two page spread on pages 8-9. A Lot of it is what we knew already, we up a creak without a paddle, and most probably a raft as well. Taxman Targets Blues…Again (Taken from the Echo, pages 8-9) This time the club owes £200,000...
  10. Tangled up in Blue

    Club Statement:HMRC

    On the OS now.We're back in court again on the 8th July for outstanding PAYE contributions for May/June.We owe 200,000 quid. http://www.southendunited.co.uk/page/NewsDetail/0,,10444~2081862,00.html
  11. Smudger

    Full details from the High Court - For all Q&A attendees

    With thanks to Shrimpacus on the "Stadium" forum..... Fw: HIGH COURT COPY FROM UK LAW NEWS League One side Southend United were today given one final chance to pay debts of more than £400,000 to the taxman - all thanks to supermarket giants Sainsbury's. Mrs Registrar Derrett adjourned the...
  12. Tangled up in Blue

    The debt debate-The Observer

    Sport Football Business The debt debateObserver Sport asks experts from the worlds of football and finance what can and should be done The Observer, Sunday 31 January 2010 Article history GREG DYKE Chairman, Brentford Former BBC director-general, former Man United director and Glazers...
  13. Breaking News Shrimpers face yet ANOTHER tax dispute

    Southend United face yet ANOTHER winding up petition after reportedly withholding £200,000 from their November and December PAYE submissions to the taxman. In November, the Blues narrowly avoided going into administration following the payment of £2.1m owed to Her Majesty's Revenue and Customs...
  14. steveo

    Do we want this woman back?

    Foreign Office Minister Chris Bryant said: "We do not condone any crimes involving illegal drugs. We work around the world to combat the use of illegal drugs."However he added the transfer was "excellent news" Excellent news for who? Certainly not the British Tax payer