Kansas City, here we come.
That could be the rallying cry among filmmakers who want to take advantage of the cityscapes, historic jazz scene and trendy Country Club Plaza ambiance of this town along the banks of the Missouri River.
While the state of Missouri still does not offer production incentives for film and television, the Kansas City Film Office is determined to lure filmmakers into its city limits. The municipality now provides a potential 10% rebate on qualified spend for film, television and commercial projects which meet its minimum spending thresholds. The incentives put the city’s urban excitement and small-town charm within easy reach of Hollywood,
Specifically, Kansas City offers a rebate that ranges from 4% to 9% on qualified expenditures within its borders. In addition, it makes available a 1% marketing bonus. Read More.