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Incentives Scorecard: Colorado’s Natural Beauty, Cash Rebate Lure Productions

Colorado has a lot to offer producers. First, there’s a 20% cash rebate that will stretch any budget and make movie accountants happy. Then there’s the state’s natural beauty, with its rugged mountains, snowy slopes, deep canyons, arid plains and green woodlands that have served as backdrops for “The Hateful Eight,” “Furious 7” and other high-profile films.

Incentives
20% Rebate
$1m Minimum qualified spending for out-of-state production
$100,000k Minimum qualified spending for Colorado production companies
$50% Portion of cast and crew that must be Colorado residents
$1m Compensation cap per individual

Information courtesy of EP Financial Solutions, a production incentive consulting and financial services company.

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