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Czech Republic

Eligible Production Types

  • Feature Films
  • Scripted Television
  • Reality Television
  • Documentaries
  • Animation
  • Interactive Media/Video Games
  • Webisodes
  • Talk Shows
  • Game Shows
  • Live Events
  • Commercials

Location Production Needs

  • Rural
  • Suburban
  • Snow
  • Tropical
  • Beaches/Ocean
  • Mountains
  • Lakes/Rivers
  • Deserts
  • Forests
  • City

Legislation

Act No. 496/2012

Administrative Guidance

Key Points

Czech Film Commission

Ludmila Claussova, Film Commissioner

+420 728 132  026

ludmila@filmcommission.cz

www.filmcommission.cz

Incentive

20% Rebate
Local Production Company Required: Yes

Project Criteria

CZK 15M (film); CZK 8M (TV); CZK 2M (documentaries)

Qualified Spend/Bonus

Czech goods and services provided by and paid to companies or individuals registered to pay income tax in the Czech Republic are eligible for a rebate of 20%.

  • Above-the-line
  • Below-the-line
  • Equipment
  • Box Rentals
  • Post
  • Travel (within and outside jurisdiction)
  • Shipping (within and outside jurisdiction)
  • Hotel
  • Insurance
  • Legal Fees
  • Food/Catering/Entertainment
  • Wrap Party/Crew Gifts
  • Marketing Costs
Program Guidelines

CZK 800M

None

No

Yes

Yes

Additional Considerations

International costs paid to foreign ATL cast and crew who pay withholding tax in the Czech Republic are eligible for a rebate of 66% on the withholding tax actually paid.

Applicants must submit the project's budget, estimate of eligible spend, shooting schedule for Czech locations, co-production agreements and proof of 75% of the budget in place.

Production Resources
  • Soundstages
  • Equipment Houses
  • Post Facilities
  • Crew

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