After being implicated in a tax evasion plan ten years ago, Beckham was found ineligible for knighthood, according to the newspaper The Sun. The Inland Revenue issues a ″red warning″ to anyone who exhibits financial irregularities, and such individuals are prevented from receiving honors recognition.
Was David Beckham about to become Sir David Beckham?
After being nominated for Sir David in the New Year’s Honours list in 2014, Beckham’s nomination was scuttled after the HM Revenue and Customs issued a’red flag’ warning. It comes after Football Leaks was responsible for the hacking of 18.6 million emails and documents. Former England captain David Beckham may have been the subject of a targeted £1 million blackmail attempt.
Why isn’t David Beckham in the New Year Honours list?
David Beckham has been passed over for a knighthood in the New Year’s Honours list for the second time in a row. The 43-year-old actor was passed over for a Golden Globe award in 2017 after it was revealed that he had engaged in a tax evasion plan that had come under review from the Treasury.
Is David Beckham in line for a knighthood?
David Beckham is in line for a knighthood after the Internal Revenue Service approved his financial records. Several reports indicate that the 46-year-old former England captain has been legally nominated and placed on the official recommendations list for the next June election. A tax evasion plan in which he was involved resulted in his conviction ten years ago this month.
Can we forget about’Sir David Beckham’ever happening?
We can forget about the possibility of a ″Sir David Beckham″ ever occurring. The former England captain was accused of calling the honours committee a ‘unappreciative c****’ for failing to name him Sir David, as well as refusing to contribute to the charity’s fundraising efforts, according to reports.