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NameUS - Illinois Film Production Tax Credit
URLhttps://www.olffi.com/c/USILT01T
FundIllinois Film Office https://www.olffi.com/c/USILT
TypeProduction Incentive
ActivityProduction
Project typesFeature Films, TV series, TV single work
Nature of projectFiction, Animation, Documentary
Annual budgetNot sunset until May 2021
Funding calculation % of QE upto30
Funding calculation info30% Credit on expenditures to Illinois Vendors (Illinois-based company with > 20 000 USD per year in business / 30% Credit on compensation (<= 100 000 USD) to Illinois resident employees / Bonus of 15% Credit of 30% if IL resident of impoverished area
Qualifying expenses infoIllinois Driver’s license or ID before production
Nature of fundingSelective
Who can applyNational Production Company
Other requirementsApplicant must also be willing to promote diversity by making a “good – faith” effort to hire a % of minorities / Submission of a diversity plan setting forth proactive steps they will take in achieving a crew that represents the diversity of the State
All year roundYes
When to apply infoApplication at least 24 hours prior to the start of principal filming or taping
RecoupableNot Recoupable
Tax typeTax Credit
Financial supportNational Productions
Minimum qualifying expenses info100 000 USD for productions of >= 30 minutes; 50 000 USD for productions < 30 minutes
Individuals paying income tax inUnited States

Contact Details

Name: Cesar Lopez
Phone:NONE
Email:cesar.lopez@illinois.gov