Using our sector specific expertise we have advised all corners of the video games industry, ranging from new micro-studios to internationally respected independent studios, to large multi-nationals.

We pride ourselves in always going that extra mile, ensuring all options are explored with a view to providing the best possible outcome for our clients. Whether you are a small app developer or large publisher, our team is dedicated to ensuring we offer a first class service both in terms of quality of advice as well as delivery.

How our experts can help you

  • Structuring advice on British qualifying games.
  • Helping maximise the UK Video Games Tax Relief.
  • Assistance with monitoring, compliance and liaison with the BFI and HM Revenue & Customs.
  • Auditor’s and accountant’s reports, and letters of comfort to financiers.
  • Advice on alternative sources of funding, including equity, debt and soft money (grants etc).
  • Assistance with government sponsored incentives such as the Research and Development Tax relief and the Enterprise Investment Scheme (EIS) and their application to video games.
  • Tax advice regarding corporate structures, both in the UK and overseas.
  • VAT advice, including assistance with registration, company set-up and administration.
  • Statutory annual accounts, auditing and corporation tax return filing.
  • Corporate finance services, including disposals, mergers and acquisitions, management buy-outs, management buy-ins, reporting accountant, valuations, operations and post-deal services, private equity and funding, due diligence, flotations and initial public offerings.
  • Tax services, including corporate tax, VAT and employer solutions.

Contact Us

Isla MacGillivray
Partner, London

Key experience

Isla has worked within the creative industry sector for over 10 years. She provides specialist financial, accounting, audit and taxation...