All posts with the topic: Games Tax Credit

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

It is incredibly disappointing that after months of lobbying from the games industry the Government has rejected our calls for a  tax break to incentivise games development in the UK.  The UK’s position as a world leader has been eroded as other countries such as France and Canada encourage both games companies and our creative talent to relocate with the … Continue reading Games tax credit rejected