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Creative sector tax reliefs: special purpose vehicles – the opportunities and pitfalls

24 September 2020

Many creative sector businesses use special purpose vehicles (SPVs) to maximise their tax relief claims. Discover the opportunities and pitfalls of using SPVs.

Creative sector tax reliefs: opportunities and pitfalls explained

24 September 2020

Each creative sector tax relief has its own rules and requirements to consider in order to maximise a claim. We explore some of the opportunities and pitfalls.

Lindsey Cooper


Lindsey is a partner at RSM.

Phil Melia

Tax Director

Phil is a tax director focussed on UK and international tax, with over 20 years’ experience, mainly within the Big 4 and in industry.

Janet Burt


Janet is a restructuring specialist and is an insolvency practitioner based in London. She has a breadth of restructuring and insolvency experience spanning 25 years with the execution of formal appointments, leading advisory teams as well as senior project management for a variety of stakeholders in distressed situations.

The UK is a leading player in global video games production, but tax relief is complicated and slow

04 August 2020

For those who thought playing computer games was ‘a misspent youth’, the industry is now worth over £3.86bn. Video games producers have a number of ways to maximise tax relief but it’s complicated and lengthy. Ahead of Brexit there is opportunity to enhance, simplify and strengthen our top position.

Is the NHS facing a big tax bill for keeping us safe and well?

04 August 2020

Many NHS trusts have made accommodation, food, transport and parking available to staff in order to keep them safe and well and to enable them to do their jobs. However, the NHS and these staff could be facing a large tax bill under current rules.

Ainsley Wainwright


Ainsley is a Director in our Employer Solutions group which specialises in employment tax and expatriate tax.

Michael McLaughlin


Michael is a tax partner based in the Nottingham office. Michael works with corporate clients delivering commercial tax advice on international and domestic tax matters including; global tax compliance, overseas expansion, mergers and acquisitions, corporate structuring, new developments in tax law, tax technology and governance, transfer pricing and tax accounting.

Zero rating for digital publications brought forward to 1 May 2020

01 May 2020

In response to the economic impact of the coronavirus outbreak, the Government has announced that the application of the zero rate of VAT to supplies of 'digital publications' will be brought forward to 1 May.


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