NEW YORK - POST PRODUCTION
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Tax Credit Financing
Tax Credit Placement
Eligible Production Types
Location Production Needs
|Incentive||25%-40% Refundable Tax Credit|
10% on qualified labor expenses incurred in certain counties, for productions with a budget over $500K.
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Qualified postproduction costs are costs associated with the production of original content for a qualified film that are incurred at a qualified post-production facility in New York State. A qualified post-production facility is any company located in NYS and engaged in providing post-production services to film and television.
5% on qualified expenses incurred in Upstate NY, outside the Metropolitan Commuter Transportation District (MCTD). The MCTD includes New York City, Dutchess, Nassau, Orange, Putnam, Rockland, Suffolk, and Westchester counties.
Applicants complete and submit the Project Summary Form online. All other documents which comprise a complete application are submitted through the secure file transfer system. When submitting an application for the Post-Production Credit, all required materials must be submitted in order for the application to be deemed complete.
|Income Tax Withholding|
Individual: Not Required
Loan-out: Not Required
|Sunset Date||December 31, 2026|
A film production company can qualify for the post-production credit if it meets either one or both of the following thresholds:
Empire State Development