Hearts FC

Hearts Football Club is hoping to exit administration after its administrator, BDO, agreed a deal to transfer its 78.97% shareholding to the 

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Heart of Midlothian Football Club has called in administrators from BDO after it emerged that the club couldn’t pay the remainder of its tax bill.

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Hearts FC has escaped the threat of immediate closure by paying the final instalment of a tax bill that prompted HMRC to seek a winding-up petition last month.

Edinburgh football club Hearts feared for its survival last week after being issued with a winding-up order from HMRC for a tax bill of over £400,000.

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