Taiwan may impose a 5% tax on all cinema tickets sold in the territory, under a new initiative from the Ministry of Culture. The proceeds will be channeled into a fund to help support the local movie…
Hungary's reputation as one of the top destinations for Hollywood film and TV drama shoots, including NBC's “Dracula,” has been given extra bite after its 20% tax incentive for production was…
Georgia's film tax credit is spinning off some unintended benefits.
Jake Gyllenhaal's thriller "Nightcrawler" is receiving a $2.3 million allocation from the California Film Tax Credit program after moving off the waiting list.
By choosing to shoot "Lone Survivor" in New Mexico, Emmett/Furla not only got an excellent stand-in for the pic's Afghanistan setting less than two hours by air from Hollywood, it was also able to…
Incentives can change on a dime, often subject to the whims of a state's political party when power changes hands.
ABC Family's cancellation of Amy Sherman-Palladino's ballet dramedy “Bunheads” has led to seven projects receiving allocations from the California Film Tax Credit program. Five films were moved up…
The two small, photogenic Caribbean islands of Trinidad and Tobago offer a very competitive film rebate on a sliding scale: spend $100,000 to $499,999 and get a 12.5% rebate; spend $500,000 to…
Helping its box office run, Bollywood biopic “Bhaag Milkha Bhaag” is getting tax incentives from state governments in India. Several states seem to be tripping over each other to exempt entertainment…
LONDON — Blighty's toon biz has a renewed sense of optimism thanks to a highly anticipated tax break for U.K. animation, which went into effect on April 1. The tax credit, and the opportunities for…