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NameCA - NB All-Spend Incentive (production)
URLhttps://www.olffi.com/c/CANBM02T
FundMinistry of Tourism, Heritage, and Culture https://www.olffi.com/c/CANBM
TypeProduction Incentive
ActivityProduction
Project typesFeature Films, TV series, TV single work
Nature of projectFiction, Animation, Documentary
Annual budgetApplicant can choose EITHER a Labour-Based Incentive or an All-Spend Incentive / Are also eligible: variety and captations, reality and lifestyle series, educational, experimental and non-theatrical genres
Funding calculation % of QE upto30
Funding calculation infoof all New Brunswick expenditures for New Brunswick based productions or coproductions / Up to 25% of all NB expenditures for variety and service productions / Maximum: 800 000 CAD (feature films/TV series > 6 episodes), 200 000 CAD /per episode (mini-series < 3 episodes, 250 000 CAD children/documentary series, 200 000 CAD animated series, between 40 000 CAD to 300 000 CAD for other genres
Qualifying expenses infoEligible expenses (QE)= NB Labour, NB service contract expenditures, and NB expenditures for the rental or acquisition of related materials. Interpretation of the eligibility of these expenses is at the discretion of THC
Nature of fundingSelective
Nature of funding infoEvaluation grid: economic impact (contribution to NB, marlet interest) (50 pts), Cultural creative components (creative, cultural and historical content)(50 pts)
Who can applyForeign Production Company, National Production Company, Production company registered in the region/state
Who can apply infoThe owner/director of the production company must be NB based resident / Foreign applicant must contract a NB service provider / Individuals, broadcasters, distributors and production companies are not eligible
Other requirementsInter-provincial coproductions: NB copyright ownership = min. 33% / International coproductions: NB ownership and revenues share >= 20%; must be recognised as official Treaty coproduction by Telefilm Canada / Service production: must contract with NB service provider
Number of sessions per year1
When to apply info2017 deadline TBA
RecoupableNot Recoupable
Tax typeCash Rebate
Tax type infoProduction Incentive
Financial supportNational Productions, Coproductions, Foreign Productions
Minimum qualifying expenses infoService production: min. 25% of all labor must be NB based
Minimum shooting days infoService production: 50% of total production, based on total production costs – section B of the “movie magic” table – must take place in NB
Individuals paying income tax inNew Brunswick
Service companies paying taxes inNew Brunswick

Canada - Alberta

NameCA - NB Labour-Based Incentive (production)
URLhttps://www.olffi.com/c/CANBM01T
FundMinistry of Tourism, Heritage, and Culture https://www.olffi.com/c/CANBM
TypeProduction Incentive
ActivityProduction
Project typesFeature Films, TV series, TV single work
Nature of projectFiction, Animation, Documentary
Annual budgetApplicant can choose EITHER a Labour-Based Incentive or an All-Spend Incentive / Are also eligible: variety and captations, reality and lifestyle series, educational, experimental and non-theatrical genres
Funding calculation % of QE upto40
Funding calculation infoEligible salaries and wages capped at 50% of the eligible costs of production) / Maximum: 800 000 CAD (feature films/TV series > 6 episodes), 200 000 CAD /per episode (mini-series < 3 episodes, 250 000 CAD children/documentary series, 200 000 CAD animated series, between 40 000 CAD to 300 000 CAD for other genres
Qualifying expenses infoEligible expenses (QE) = Gross salaries and wages paid to eligible employees by the corporation for the various stages of production, from the final script stage to the end of the post-production stage
Nature of fundingSelective
Nature of funding infoEvaluation grid: economic impact (contribution to NB, marlet interest) (50 pts), Cultural creative components (creative, cultural and historical content)(50 pts)
Who can applyForeign Production Company, National Production Company, Production company registered in the region/state
Who can apply infoThe owner/director of the production company must be NB based resident / Foreign applicant must contract a NB service provider / Individuals, broadcasters, distributors and production companies are not eligible
Other requirementsInter-provincial coproductions: NB copyright ownership = min. 33% / International coproductions: NB ownership and revenues share >= 20%; must be recognised as official Treaty coproduction by Telefilm Canada / Service production: must contract with NB service provider
Number of sessions per year1
When to apply info2017 deadline TBA / Post-production application possible with required cost reports depending on level of QE / 2) Development: all year round
RecoupableNot Recoupable
Tax typeTax Credit
Tax type infoProduction Incentive
Financial supportNational Productions, Coproductions, Foreign Productions
Minimum qualifying expenses infoService production: min. 25% of all labor must be NB based
Minimum shooting days infoService production: 50% of total production, based on total production costs – section B of the “movie magic” table – must take place in NB
Minimum local spending infoSee guidelines for inter-provincial and service productions (www.gnb.ca/culture)
Individuals paying income tax inNew Brunswick
Service companies paying taxes inNew Brunswick

Canada - Alberta

NameCA - NB Multimedia Initiative (development)
URLhttps://www.olffi.com/c/CANBM03T
FundMinistry of Tourism, Heritage, and Culture https://www.olffi.com/c/CANBM
TypeProduction Incentive
ActivityDevelopment
Project typesFeature Films, TV series, TV single work
Nature of projectFiction, Animation, Documentary
Annual budgetEligible projects: TV movies, feature films, dramatic TV series, documentaries, reality and lifestyle series and non-animated children’s programming /
Funding calculation % of QE upto50
Funding calculation infoof approved development budget for fiction films, TV movies, dramatic TV series/mini-series; max. 60 000 CAD per project (25 000 CAD first draft, 25 000 CAD second draft, 20 000 tà 30 000 CAD Final Draft/Packaging / Up to 40% of approved development budget for all other genres of projects; max. 25 000 CAD
Qualifying expenses infoEligible expenditures include NB Labour, NB service contract expenditures, and NB expenditures for the rental or acquisition of related materials
Nature of fundingSelective
Nature of funding infoEvaluation grid: economic impact (contribution to NB, marlet interest) (50 pts), Cultural creative components (creative, cultural and historical content)(50 pts)
Who can applyProduction company registered in the region/state
Who can apply infoOnly incorporated NB companies having a permanent establishment in the province can apply
Other requirementsInter-provincial coproductions: NB copyright ownership = min. 33% / International coproductions: NB ownership and revenues share >= 20%; must be recognised as official Treaty coproduction by Telefilm Canada
Number of sessions per year1
When to apply info2017 deadline TBA
RecoupableNot Recoupable
Tax type infoDevelopment Incentive
Financial supportNational Productions, Coproductions
Minimum local spending infoSee guidelines for inter-provincial and service productions (www.gnb.ca/culture)
Individuals paying income tax inNew Brunswick
Service companies paying taxes inNew Brunswick
OtherQualifying expenses (QE) must be paid, purchased and consumed in NB / Exceptions must be approved before 1st day of principal photography

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