4/11/2011

Canadian tax credits for U.S. movie and TV productions

Cassels Brock & Blackwell has published An Overview of Canadian Tax Credits For Non-Indigenous Film and Television Production. From the Introduction to the 23-page document:
Canada, often referred to as “Hollywood North,” continues as a leading innovator in the development and implementation of public sector incentives for film and television production. These incentives have stimulated a billion dollar industry in Canada for the production of both domestic or indigenous programming content and foreign based Canadian location or service productions. . . . In this monograph, we focus on . . . their application to US-based film and television productions.