Pakistan players warned over tax evasion

Nov 03, 2012, 02:06 IST | AFP

Former Pakistan captains Shahid Afridi and Younis Khan were among four players hit with tax demands totalling more than three quarters of a million dollars yesterday, officials said.

The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) said it had issued notices to Afridi, Younis, Umar Akmal and Abdul Razzaq for evading taxes of 80 million rupees (USD 825,000), ordering them to pay up within two weeks.

Test captain Misbah-ul Haq, T20 captain Mohammad Hafeez, Azhar Ali, Taufeeq Umar, Umar Akmal and Wahab Riaz were all warned over tax evasion in June. 

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