Month: November 2020

Experts warn of an increase to capital gains tax rates

CAPITAL GAINS TAX is likely to experience a huge tax revamp in an effort to plug thegap following the expense of the coronavirus pandemic. Those impacted by anincrease in rates and reduction in allowance are already looking at what measuresthey can implement to protect their wealth from proposed changes. What is Capital Gains Tax? If…
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Understanding tax rebates

Are you paying too much tax to HMRC? If so, you could find yourself out of pocket. Fortunately, claiming isn’t as hard as people think. Knowing where to start is a different matter altogether. In this short guide, we’ll help you learn whether you’ve overpaid and, if so, what steps to follow to get a…
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A Guide To VCTs

Are you thinking of investing in film? If so, understanding the industry is essential. For example, are you familiar with Venture Capitalist Trusts (otherwise known as VCTs)? They can yield high returns but can be risky too. Familiarising yourself with how they work is recommended if you’re a film investor looking for a new movie…
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Investments 2020 – what you need to know | Films4U

How has the coronavirus affected investments in 2020? There’s no doubt that the coronavirus has impacted financial markets globally. It’s also affected people’s physical and mental health. The global job market hasn’t fared much better either. At the moment, 1.5 million people in the UK are unemployed – that’s an unemployment rate of 4.5%. But…
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Tax Saving Tips You Need to Know | Films4U

Five tips on how to make tax savings Where do you start if you want to make tax savings? With so many options available, it can all seem a little overwhelming. In this short guide, we’ll give you a solid platform from which to begin. This guide will provide information about legal methods designed to…
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Inheritance Tax: A Complete Guide | Films4U

A guide to inheritance tax Facing up to the fact that one day, we could lose someone we love or leave behind a person we care for is difficult. It’s much easier to bury our heads in the proverbial sand and pretend it will never happen. But if we’re ever faced with this scenario, will…
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Investment 2021 | Investment Post-COVID | Films4U

Where to invest after COVID-19 Coronavirus has changed the global economic landscape. 2020 has been a year of surprises, with well-established brands suffering losses – and, in some cases, disappearing altogether. In more general terms, some sectors have flourished, while others have suffered extensive losses. What does this mean for investment in 2021? Should investors…
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Film streaming industry will continue to thrive | Films4U

Why the film streaming industry will continue to thrive Cinemas may be empty, but it’s likely that the film industry as a whole will still grow, despite the unforgiving economic conditions created by the coronavirus. Our fascination with movies and TV has far from waned since restrictions were imposed back in March. instead, droves of…
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Film Production Explained in Six Stages | Films4U

The Six Stages of Film Production If you’re thinking about becoming a film investor, there’s no such thing as knowing too much. The more information you acquire, the more adept you’ll become in terms of choosing which projects to work on. This short but concise overview covers the film production process from beginning to end…
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Entrepreneurs in the UK Will Need EIS & SEIS | Films4U

Almost two-thirds of Britons want to start their own business As a film investor, are you excited by the rise of small businesses and a population overwhelmingly in favour of self-employment? This trend could bode well for the entertainment sector and, just as importantly, our economy as a whole. Get ready to find out why…
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