Do I qualify for the UK's Games Tax Relief?

UKIE serves up all you need to know

Do I qualify for the UK's Games Tax Relief?

In response to the European Commission's decision to green light Games Tax Relief in the UK, trade association UKIE has pushed its guide to qualification.

The PDF – produced in association with law firm Osborne Clarke and available to download here – details just who can claim the relief and just how the figures are calculated.

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Importantly, it also goes on to explain how studios can apply for the relief and whether their games are likely to pass the 'cultural test' – a points based assessment used to determine whether games meet the relief's conditions.

Of note – the guide does not constitute legal advice and developers are advised to seek independent legal assistance if they require further, more detailed clarification.

With a fine eye for detail, Keith Andrew is fuelled by strong coffee, Kylie Minogue and the shapely curve of a san serif font.