All posts with the topic: animation tax credit

Whilst no big surprise, it is disappointing to hear the confirmation that the intended games tax relief will not receive EU state aid approval by 1 April.  It was always expected that more questions may be raised by the European Commission given the differences between how games and films are made.  We understand that the EU has sought certain … Continue reading Games Tax Relief – delayed

We are delighted that the Chancellor has recognised the importance of the UK Creative Industries and announced the intention to introduce tax credits for TV, animation and video games with effect from April 2013 after consultation and subject to state aid approval.    This is a direct result of concerted lobbying by the respective industries, including Olswang on … Continue reading Fantastic day for the UK Creative Industries