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UKIE Welcomes Video Games Tax Breaks Announcement

Games and interactive entertainment trade body UKIE has welcomed the announcement made in today’s budget to introduce a production tax credit for the UK’s video games industry.

Computer Games Tax Relief Response from the University of Abertay Dundee

Paul Durrant, Director of Business Development at Abertay University, said: “Today’s announcement of games tax relief from the Chancellor is a breakthrough for the UK’s computer games and creative industries.

TIGA Delivers Games Tax Break in the UK Budget

TIGA secures decisive victory for UK video games industry TIGA, the trade association representing the UK Games Industry, said today that the Government’s announcement that it intends to introduce a tax relief for the UK video games industry was a “brilliant” decision and “terrific” news for the games development sector.

Joystick Labs Provides Funds With Benefits for Budding Dev’s

Joystick Labs (www.joysticklabs.com), an innovative accelerator program dedicated to the success of startup video game studios, announced today that their 2012 program will begin on August 20 with an application deadline of May 25.