EPFS Services Offered
Eligible Production Types
- Feature Films
- Scripted Television
- Reality Television
- Interactive Media/Video Games
- Talk Shows
- Game Shows
- Live Events
Location Production Needs
20-25% Tax Credit
20% (non-independent production)
$1M (film/TV); $500K (mini-series/MOWs)
$100M qualified spend
75% of principal photography
20% on qualified expenditures including, but not limited to:
July 1, 2020
In-state tax liability required.
Principal photography in California must commence no later than 180 days after the Credit Allocation Letter is issued.
Applications are ranked within categories (TV project vs. other TV projects, indie project vs. other indie projects, etc.) based upon their "jobs ratio" score.
$115.5M (35% of annual budget) will be allocated for non-independent features each fiscal year.
Check each jurisdiction for up-to-date information on production incentives. Then, use our side-by-side comparison tool to assure you’re getting the incentive that’s right for you.