Some States Yell “Cut!” on Film Tax Credits

Source: Elaine S. Povich, Stateline, May 18, 2015

Thirty-nine states offer tax incentives to attract film and television productions, and the economic activity they generate. But many of those states are beginning to wonder whether they are getting their money’s worth.
N.J. remains a Hollywood backlot, despite end to tax credits
Source: Ted Sherman,, August 9, 2015

Film-tax credits: NY paying $38,000 a job
Source: Joseph Spector and John Barry, Poughkeepsie Journal, August 3, 2015

Editorial: Bringing an end to film tax credits
Source: Boston Globe, July 16, 2015

Louisiana scales back film tax credits, roiling the industry
Source: Richard Verrier, Los Angeles Times, July 8, 2015

A Reminder About Film Tax Credits: All that Glitters is not Gold
Source: Citizens for Tax Justice, Tax Justice blog, June 19, 2013