The following topics were discussed at this event:
Emma Vorster, Chubb Insurance and Rhona Alsworth, Integro Insurance Brokers discussed the Section 481 Insurance Product including; what the insurance product is, how it works together with a production insurance package and the process that needs to be followed by the producer in order to qualify for the Section 481 insurance product. There were also presentations from the following:
- Paul Mee, Tax Partner, Mazars discussed how the current Section 481 application process is working and the challenges arising.
- Adrian Grogan, Director, Mazars discussed the difficulties faced by production companies in relation to production accounting and the possible solutions that are available.
- Aideen Burke, Associate LK Shields provided an overview of the current issues and topics impacting on the film industry nationally and internationally.