|Benefit as a % of spend||20.00|
|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?|| No|
|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 spend 200000 (in local currency)
|When will the benefit/incentive be received?|
- - On submission of audited accounts
|Additional incentives or advantages|
- - Additional 10% for resident Arkansas crew, bringing the rebate for resident crew to 30%.
The salaries of cast or crew who receive more than $500,000 will not qualify.
Cash payments to vendors must not exceed 40% of verified costs.
Projects must register in advance with the film office, and loan-outs must register with the state.