Rockstars and boy bands can make more money from selling their T-shirts than selling their music. A sports star’s hair gel can make him more money than his weekly salary.
We know that merchandising has become a seriously big deal in the world of entertainment and sports. mgr is one of the most experienced players in the field and our specialist entertainment and media team advises some of the biggest names in the industry.
We can help you with every aspect of your global merchandising operations. From helping you manage your upfront production costing and licence negotiations, to ensuring you have the most robust systems, processes and partners in place to help you collect and audit your royalties.
We will also prepare all your formal corporate accounts, VAT submissions and tax statements, for both the UK and overseas.
mgr works with merchandisers who sell to music tours and eSports events. Here are the merchandising sector services we provide:
Working with artists using merchandisers to generate secondary income
Financial administration support
Royalty accounting and royalty systems
Running a diary of all entitlements, registering and managing collections
Advice on draft contracts for commercial planning and tax minimisation
Tax return preparation as necessary to cover all income for compliance with relevant tax regulations
Ensuring accounts tax and VAT matters are dealt with as necessary