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NameUS - RI Motion Picture Production Tax Credit
URLhttps://www.olffi.com/c/USRIF01T
FundRhode Island Film & TV Office https://www.olffi.com/c/USRIF
TypeProduction Incentive
ActivityProduction
Project typesFeature Films, TV series, TV single work, Web project, Computer games
Nature of projectFiction, Animation, Documentary
Annual budgetSunset date 30/06/2019
Funding calculation % of QE upto25
Funding calculation info15M USD annual cap / 5M USD cap per project, which can and will be waived for qualifying motion picture and TV productions
Nature of fundingSelective
Who can applyNational Production Company
Other requirementsMinimum production budget of 100 000 USD / Applicant must have either a signed viable distribution plan, or is producing the motion picture for a major motion picture distributor, a major theatrical exhibitor, a television network or a cable TV programmer
All year roundYes
RecoupableNot Recoupable
Tax typeTax Credit
Financial supportNational Productions, Coproductions, Foreign Productions, Special Effects
Minimum shooting days infoThe project must be shot primarily in RI, meaning that 51% of principal photography must take place in RI. A minimum of $100,000 needs to be spent on the ground in RI / Documentaries with no principal photography in RI eligible for up to $5M in tax credits if they spend 51% of their final production budget and employ 5 individuals in the State OR 51% of their total production days, including pre- and post-production, take place in Rhode Island.
Individuals paying income tax inRhode Island
Foreign individuals paying income tax inRhode Island
Service companies paying taxes inRhode Island

Contact Details

Name: Steven Feinberg
Phone:+1 401-222-3456
Email:Steven.Feinberg@arts.ri.gov