Jorge Mendez with Cristiano Ronaldo, Ronaldo’s son Cristiano Jr and his mother, Maria Dolores dos Santos Aveiro,  at a ceremony in 2015 to celebrate Ronaldo becoming Real Madrid’s all-time leading scorer. Photograph: Gerard Julien/AFP/Getty Images

Two Irish companies owned by football super-agent Jorge Mendes have appointed a veteran Irish tax expert as a director. Michael Mullins, a former pre(...)

Ronaldo and Mourinho continue to deny any wrongdoing in their tax affairs, while Di Maria pleaded guilty to tax fraud in June. Photograph: Sergio Perez/Reuters

Andy Quinn, the managing partner of high-profile accounting firm Moore Stephens, has left the firm. Mr Quinn gained public prominence in Irish and in(...)

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho: Public prosecutors believe he failed to declare earnings worth more than €7 million during the years 2011 and 2012, on which he should have paid €3.3 million in taxes. Photograph: Michael Sohn/AP

Spanish prosecutors have accused José Mourinho of defrauding tax authorities there of €3.3 million, after finding that the Portuguese coach used a com(...)

 Real Madrid’s Portuguese coach José Mourinho  and  Portuguese forward Cristiano Ronaldo: tax affairs under scrutiny.

The Irish division of top international accountancy network Moore Stephens has emerged as a facilitator of the tax avoidance schemes used by José Mour(...)