As a member of IMRO, you are invited to enjoy all of the benefits of IMRO membership. This includes a package of benefits designed exclusively to make your life as a working music professional a little easier.
BERKLEE ONLINE MUSIC EDUCATION PROGRAMMES
SongU.com | IMRO MEMBER DISCOUNT
IMRO & TAXBACK.COM LAUNCH NEW PARTNERSHIP
Do you make or supplement your living through music or art? Taxback.com and IMRO have joined forces to provide IMRO members with an affordable and comprehensive tax and work visa solution. This partnership offers a discounted rate on a range of bespoke services including:
For VAT Registered Music Creators and Production Companies:For Self-Employed or PAYE Music Creators:
If you earn an income from dividends or from domestic or foreign property rental, we can also look after your tax requirements but extra fees may apply. However, any supplementary fees will still be in line with our competitive fee structure for IMRO members.
Artist Exemption Scheme Tax Recovery A certain proportion of royalty income earned by songwriters and composers may be exempt from tax in Ireland under strictly defined circumstances through the Artist Exemption Scheme (subject to individual circumstances, assessment and clearance by the Revenue Commissioners).
Section 195, Taxes Consolidation Act, 1997 empowers the Irish Revenue to make a determination that certain artistic works are original and creative works generally recognised as having cultural or artistic merit.
Reclaiming Overseas Tax (e.g. Royalties etc) Many IMRO members have overseas earnings from sources such as per formance royalties, which may be taxed as much as 35%. Our comprehensive withholding tax refund service will minimise your tax liabilities so that you reclaim the maximum amount due to you. The taxback.com specialists have crafted the IMRO service on the basis of an exhaustive knowledge of international tax treaties.
MUSIC WEEK – SAVE 15%Music Week offer a generous discount to IMRO members on both Premium and Digital subscriptions. For a Premium subscription, save £37/€52 on the annual cost (usually £249/€379) To claim your IMRO rate, subscribe using this link. Included in this subscription:
BILLBOARD – SAVE 30%IMRO members can now access the best in music. Billboard is the music industry’s flagship media brand. With in-depth reporting, analysis, unprecedented access to the hottest new artists, world-class photography and video plus feature exclusives, Billboard is the definitive source for music news. For 30% off a digital subscription click on the following link: www.billboard.com/imro
SongLink International tipsheet is offering a 10% discount to IMRO members.You must be able to provide 2 samples of high quality demos suitable for pitching to their leads. This applies to SongLink (artists/labels) & Cuesheet (film/tv music), but please note they reserve the right to refuse applications. SongLink has been helping songwriters get their songs placed for over 20 years. To send them your mp3s, a link to your web site or a CD, please go to www.songlink.com and www.cuesheet.net, or e-mail editor/publisher David Stark directly at email@example.com
IRISH MUSIC MAGAZINE | 20% DISCOUNT ON SUBSCRIPTIONS FOR IMRO MEMBERSIrish Music Magazine have just announced the launch of their new website www.irishmusicmagazine.com which has a new look and a re-launched philosophy. You will now find News items, CD and Download Charts, Recommended Releases, Festivals and Tours from Ireland, United Kingdom, Europe and North America. Extra additions will be announced over the next 6 months which will further enhance the site. Speaking to MQ, Sean Laffey, Editor of Irish Music Magazine said “Irish music is at home with MP3s, Podcasts and web commerce. Today Irish Music Magazine is harnessing new technology as it brings fans, musicians and promoters a special insight into the roots and reality of Irish music. The magazine is in step with the changing nature of music retail and the dynamics of web promotion. www.irishmusicmagazine.com will ensure that the music and the musicians continue to have a prominent worldwide profile 24/7.” Visitors to www.irishmusicmagazine.com will now also have the option to subscribe to Irish Music Magazine via PDF download each month. IMRO Members are now been offered a 20% discount rate on a 1 or 2 year subscription packages for both the online and printed magazine version. You can download an order form through the website for further details. IMRO Members should contact email: firstname.lastname@example.org with regular updates on launches, tours, general news which will be covered within the website and also the main magazine.
INFLYTE EXCLUSIVE OFFER FOR IMRO MEMBERS/AFFILIATESInflyte is a mobile-first promo platform for record labels to securely push watermarked digital promos to industry tastemakers mobile devices. Inflyte combines push-notification technology and Dropbox integration to provide an unrivalled user-experience for both labels and tastemakers, designed to increase engagement and deliver superior campaign performance. Label managers access rich analytics and data through an online dashboard that create efficiencies at every step of the promo process while reducing administrative overhead. Launched in October 2014, Inflyte’s streamlined approach to digital promo delivery has seen the company quickly establish itself as the main service provider for hundreds of leading UK and European labels including Defected, Cocoon, Get Physical. As an exclusive offer run in partnership with IMRO, Inflyte are offering record labels 25% off their monthly subscriptions for the first 3 months. Connect via www.inflyteapp.com and quote IMRO15 to secure your discount!
EMAGINE MEDIA – THE ALBUM LAUNCH DESIGN PACKAGE
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