The Netherlands, well known for its progressive politics – not to mention legalized pot and prostitution – also offers a variety of filming locations, ranging from the historic canals and period architecture of Amsterdam, to sandy windswept beaches along the North Sea, to endless fields of colorful tulips during springtime. It all comes with a hefty cash rebate on qualified spend.
Specifically, the incentive can be up to 35% for selected projects. A minimum production budget of $1.23 million is required for feature films, and $308,000 for documentaries. The minimum production budget for TV series is $1.23 million per episode. There’s a $1.85 million project cap. Read more.