On instruction from Community Energy England (CEE), Bates Wells Braithwaite has served HM Treasury with a pre-action letter calling for a judicial review. The letter concerns government plans to exclude community energy projects from the Enterprise Investment Scheme (EIS) and Social Investment Tax relief (SITR) from this month.

Selman Ansari, Partner in BWB’s Public & Regulatory team, pointed out that the government’s change in approach had not been supported by any ministerial announcement, evidence or consultation.

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Posted on 26/11/2015 in BWB In The Media

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