Howard Donald, Mark Owen and Gary Barlow face huge tax bill
10 May 2014 Last updated at 14:09 BST
Gary Barlow and two other former members of the band Take That face having to pay back millions to the tax authorities after a court ruling.
A tax judge found a scheme they had put money in - that purportedly invested in the music industry - was in fact designed for tax avoidance.
Business correspondent Andrew Verity reports.