Experts in TV, Film and Entertainment
The industry is like no other. It’s fast paced, competitive and unpredictable. It demands an unusual working schedule, working project-to-project with long hours, and often requires periods of travel. It takes a particular type of person to work and succeed here.
As the hard working creatives behind our down-time, we are here to help you succeed. We know you need your accountant to be flexible, able to work to last minute deadlines and to be on the end of the phone when you need us.
- Film tax credits
- TV tax credits
- Film accounting
- Industry connections
The UK entertainment industry is booming
In 2016 Price Waterhouse Cooper published their Global Entertainment and Media Outlook, predicting the UK sector would grow at 3% per annum over the following five years. By 2020, they expect the sector to be worth £68.2 billion, positioning the UK to become the largest entertainment market in EMEA.
With so many great opportunities within the entertainment sector, and the right support from WardWilliams Creative, you are more likely to succeed.
In practice, it means you don’t need to add more to your already overflowing workload. Simply, let us take care of the VAT, PAYE and payroll so you can focus on growing your business.
Supporting London Film, TV and Entertainment Projects
WardWilliams Creative are recognised as creative industry experts and have extensive experience working with production companies and individuals. We use our detailed industry knowledge to help get the best out of you and your company.
If you have a project on the go, be it a TV programme, film or record, you want to focus on delivering the best output within your budget by getting as much support as possible.
We can help you source funding, claim the relevant tax relief and secure eligible grants.
Funding & Financing
There are specific funds and grants available to the film and TV industry. We have extensive experience in generating finance for creative projects. We can help collate your figures for an Arts Council grant or help with allocations to maximise tax credits.
Get in touch with us about your project to see whether you are eligible for:
- Film Tax Credit
- TV Tax Credit
- Creative England Funding
- Arts Council Funding
- BFI Film Fund
In addition to grants and credits, there are other areas of finance such as venture capital and crowdfunding.
Providing specialist accounting for entertainment industries
We are able to offer you a full service, this includes comprehensive tax advice, preparing and managing your statutory annual accounts, specialised bookkeeping and VAT applications, company taxations, limited company accounts, National Insurance Contributions, Fee protection, company formation and co-secretarial services, facilitating financial statements, PAYE schemes and payroll – or you can pick and choose the services you need.
We can help with all aspects of film accounting. We can help you put a team together, advice on how to succeed within budget restrictions and offer specialised VAT guidance for film clients.
We can advise Film & TV contractors and freelancers whether they should trade as a limited company or sole trader. We can offer bookkeeping and tax return service. We will keep on top of your legal requirements whilst you are busy shooting your project.
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Get in touch today to see how we can help.