The Empire State has a lot more to offer than just the bustling metropolis of the Big Apple. Travel north and you discover the colonial settings of Westchester County, the middle-American cityscapes of Syracuse, and Norman Rockwell Americana. Add to that the professional crew base of New York City and incentives that include a 30% credit on qualified expenditures in the state and a whopping $420 million in credits annually, and you’ve got a destination that’s hard to beat.
|New York State Tax Incentives|
|30%||Tax credit on qualified spending in New York State|
|5%||Additional credit for post-production in Upstate New York|
|420m||Credits allocated annually|
|10%||Amount of principal photography that must occur in the state for films budgeted over $15 million|
|1 Day||Amount of principal photography that must occur in the state for films budgeted under $15 million, and for TV pilots|
Information courtesy of EP Financial Solutions, a production incentive consulting and financial services company.