GREECE FILMING INCENTIVES

35% Cash Rebate

Overview

Type of incentiveCash Rebate
Qualifying formats
  • - Feature film - fiction (theatrical)
  • - Feature film - documentary (theatrical)
  • - TV Film or TV series - fiction
  • - TV Film or TV series - documentary
  • - Video/online gaming production
Qualifying productions
  • - Foreign productions
  • - Co-productions

Specifics

Benefit as a % of spend35.00
Financial cap per production-
Do I have to register/set up a company?Yes
Does foreign cast/crew paid in their home country/region qualify as expenditure? No
Do foreign cast/crew have to pay tax in the host country/state/region? No
Does travel to/from country/region qualify as expenditure? Yes
Can a production qualify for other national incentives such as cultural programmes if it qualifies for this incentive? No
Criteria to access the benefit
  • - Minimum percentage of the film that must be shot in the region: 0.00%
When will the benefit/incentive be received?
    Additional incentives or advantages
    • - In order to access the incentive, feature film and documentary productions must meet a minimum spend of EUR100,000. TV series must spend EUR30,000 per episode, with a minimum of all eligible expenses at EUR100,000. Digital Games must meet a minimum spend of EUR60,000. The incentive has been allocated EUR450 million for the next six years, translating to an annual fund of EUR75 million.

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