Cellino Pays Off Tax Bill

Last updated : 09 April 2014 By .

The Yorkshire Evening Post report that HMRC issued the petition against Leeds United on April 1 after the club failed to meet a tax bill of more than £500,000 last month.

United were due to pay the revenue’s charges before March 31 but missed the deadline, prompting HMRC to launch legal proceedings.

Cellino, however, is understood to have paid the six-figure sum in full today,