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Rocky Media Marriage

May 5, 2019

The uneasy marriage between Lionsgate and Starz has been a rocky one from the start. The biggest clash relates to Lionsgate’s television division.

Death and Taxes

Death and Taxes

April 14, 2019

All told, Barclays, HSBC and Bank of Ireland could face a tax bill up to £11 billion for their role in EIS tax avoidance schemes.

US Production Incentives

Declining Production Incentives

March 12, 2019

In recent years, 13 states have ended their film incentive programs. This retreat marks a larger trend of states re-evaluating and reducing film incentive programs.

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Is AMC Theaters for Sale?

December 8, 2017

As Cineworld prepares to buy Regal, is AMC, the world’s largest cinema owner, also for sale? Six companies have approached AMC since September.

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More Screens in Fewer Hands

December 6, 2017

British film exhibitor Cineworld said on Tuesday it agreed to acquire the U.S.’s second largest film exhibitor Regal Entertainment for $3.6 billion.

HMRC Wins Against EIS Film Partnerships

UPDATE: The End of Easy Money

December 2, 2017

No longer will taxpayers and producers be able to use EIS structures that solely finance production tax credits, presales, and other guaranteed funds.

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