Treasury Consults on Creative Sector Tax Reliefs

    July 2012
    This article, published in Entertainment Law Review ([2012] Ent. L.R. 7) details the further progress that has been made in respect of the proposed tax reliefs for the creative sector, being the animation, high-end television and video games industries. The initial proposals, set out by HM Treasury, were consulted on over the summer, with numerous bodies publishing their responses. In addition, the Department for Culture, Media and Sport also issued papers detailing consultations in respect of the cultural tests that will be included in the tax relief.