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NameUS - Oregon Production Investment Fund (OPIF)
URLhttps://www.olffi.com/c/USORT01T
FundOregon Film https://www.olffi.com/c/USORT
TypeProduction Incentive
ActivityProduction
Project typesFeature Films, TV series, TV single work, Web project
Nature of projectFiction, Animation, Documentary
Annual budget12M USD per fiscal year (July 2016 to June 2017) rising to 14M USD per fiscal year in July 2017 / AS OF JULY 1, 2017 Interactive media work & post-production only work from Oregon-based companies can also qualify for the OPIF program / Oregon's lack of any sales tax on goods and services can immediately save you 7 to 8%.
Funding calculation % of QE upto20
Funding calculation infoon goods/services and 10% on Oregon-based payroll
Qualifying expenses infoEligible Oregon-based payroll = any production-related payroll, regardless of employee state of residence as long as Oregon state withholding tax applies to the wages / Loan out companies must be registered in the State / Loan-out companies paying > 1M USD per project are ineligible
Nature of fundingSelective
Who can applyForeign production company based in the region, National Production Company
All year roundYes
When to apply infoApplication before shooting in the State
RecoupableNot Recoupable
Tax typeCash Rebate
Financial supportNational Productions, Coproductions, Foreign Productions
Financial support infoProjects eligible to OPIF can be combined with the Greenlight Labor Rebate of 20% of goods and services and 16.2% of Oregon-based payroll
Minimum local spending infoAt least 1M USD in Oregon, as well as commercial production companies with an aggregate Oregon spend of 1M USD or more per calendar year
Individuals paying income tax inOregon
Foreign individuals paying income tax inOregon
Service companies paying taxes inOregon

United States - Alabama

NameUS - Greenlight Oregon Labor Rebate
URLhttps://www.olffi.com/c/USORT02T
FundOregon Film https://www.olffi.com/c/USORT
TypeProduction Incentive
ActivityProduction
Project typesFeature Films, TV series, TV single work
Nature of projectFiction, Animation, Documentary
Annual budgetGreenlight rebate is a pass-back of the Oregon state withholding tax (up to a maximum of 6.2%) applicable to production payroll and thus is not limited / Oregon's lack of any sales tax on goods and services can immediately save you 7 to 8%
Funding calculation % of QE upto6
Funding calculation infoof payroll for which Oregon withholding applies / If a project’s aggregate withholding < 6.2%, Greenlight rebate would not exceed the aggregate withholding
Qualifying expenses infoEligible Oregon-based payroll = any production-related payroll, regardless of employee state of residence as long as Oregon state withholding tax applies to the wages / Loan-out companies must be registered in the State / Benefits are not included in the 6.2%
Nature of fundingSelective
Who can applyForeign production company based in the region, National Production Company
All year roundYes
When to apply infoApplication before shooting in the State
RecoupableNot Recoupable
Tax typeCash Rebate
Financial supportNational Productions, Coproductions, Foreign Productions
Financial support infoProjects eligible to this tax credit can be combined with the OPIF cash rebate
Individuals paying income tax inOregon
Foreign individuals paying income tax inOregon

United States - Alabama

NameUS - Indigenous Oregon Production Investment Fund
URLhttps://www.olffi.com/c/USORT03T
FundOregon Film https://www.olffi.com/c/USORT
TypeProduction Incentive
ActivityProduction
Project typesFeature Films, TV series, TV single work, Web project, Computer games, Multimedia
Nature of projectFiction, Animation, Documentary
Funding calculation % of QE upto20
Funding calculation infoof goods and services and 10% of Oregon labor costs
Nature of fundingAutomatic
Who can applyProducer or production company registered in the region/state
Who can apply infoOnly Oregon based producers companies and individual producers are eligible to apply.
Other requirementsThe principal cast & crew must be made up of at least 80% Oregon Residents.
RecoupableNot Recoupable
Tax typeTax Rebate
Financial supportNational Productions, Coproductions
Minimum local spending75000 USD
Minimum local spending infoup to the first million of their spend.
Individuals paying income tax inOregon
Foreign individuals paying income tax inOregon
Service companies paying taxes inOregon
Good & Services spent inOregon

United States - Alabama

NameUS - Regional Oregon Production Investment Fund
URLhttps://www.olffi.com/c/USOR04T
FundOregon Film https://www.olffi.com/c/USORT
TypeProduction Incentive
ActivityProduction
Project typesFeature Films, TV series, TV single work, Web project, Computer games, Multimedia
Nature of projectFiction, Animation, Documentary
Annual budgetThis incentive covers two mutually exclusive sections: 1. for productions which are based within the Portland Metro Area (i.e. their main production office is located within those boundaries); 2. for productions which are based outside of the Portland Metro Area (i.e. their main production office is located outside of those boundaries)
Funding calculation infoRembursement of up to $200/day for each person traveling to and/or being put up at a “distant location” up to a cap of $10,000 per day and a per project overall cap of $50 000 / for the second section - outside the metro area, there is an additional 10% to be added to the project’s overall OPIF or iOPIF award.
Nature of fundingAutomatic
Who can applyProducer or production company registered in the region/state
All year roundYes
RecoupableNot Recoupable
Tax typeTax Credit
Financial supportNational Productions, Coproductions
Individuals paying income tax inUnited States

Contact Details

Name: Oregon Film
Phone:+1 971 254-4020
Email:shoot@oregonfilm.org