Public finance

  1. French Indies Body Laments Govt Music Strategy

    September 17, 2010 12:00 AM EDT French independent labels trade body UPFI has publicly denounced the government's policy measures to support the music sector. In a statement, UPFI stressed that "the measures planned for music unfortunately won't have any significa ...

  2. Handleman Nets $17.7M Loss For Quarter

    August 29, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Although the Handleman company reported a 14% increase in first-quarter sales, the Troy, Mich.-based company posted a wider loss this year due to taxes. For the three-month period that ended July 28, Handleman reported a net loss of $17.7 million, ...

  3. Tax Credit Scheme Talk Heats Up

    September 25, 2006 12:00 AM EDT U.K. trade body the BPI has entered the debate on tax breaks for labels. In a statement issued today (Sept. 25), the London-based industry organization called on its government to extend a tax credit U.K. trade body the BPI has entered the debate ...

  4. CCE CFO Stacey Resigns

    December 13, 2004 12:00 AM EST Ed Stacey has resigned his position as chief financial officer of Clear Channel Entertainment, a position he has held for the past five years, to pursue other career interests. Ed Stacey has resigned his position as chief financial officer of Clea ...

  5. Corporate Tax Bill Pleases Entertainment Industry

    October 19, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Record labels and independent film producers applauded congressional approval of a $136 billion corporate tax package that cuts taxes for businesses ranging from film companies to bow-and-arrow makers WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Record labels and independ ...

  6. Record Biz Poised For Major Tax Relief

    October 13, 2004 12:00 AM EDT New bill could save labels $400M in annual taxes. New bill could save labels $400M in annual taxes. News ...

  7. BMI Reports Record Revenue, Royalties

    August 17, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Fiscal 2004 revenues rose 6.8% from 2003. Fiscal 2004 revenues rose 6.8% from 2003. News ...

  8. Danish TV Group Owes Money To EC

    May 24, 2004 12:00 AM EDT The European Commission last Wednesday ordered Danish public television broadcaster TV2 to repay $101.4 million, plus interest, in government subsidies. BRUSSELS--The European Commission last Wednesday ordered Danish public television broadcaster ...

  9. UK Film Biz Eyes Tax Break

    March 22, 2004 12:00 AM EST The U.K. plans to rejig tax breaks for filmmakers in a move that paves the way for producers to directly benefit from the changes. LONDON--The U.K. plans to rejig tax breaks for filmmakers in a move that paves the way for producers to directly ben ...