|Benefit as a % of spend||30.00|
|Financial cap per production||-|
|Do I have to register/set up a company?|
|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?|| Yes|
|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?|| Yes|
|Criteria to access the benefit|
- - Minimum spend 100000 (in local currency)
- - Use Local cast & Crew
|When will the benefit/incentive be received?|
- - On submission of audited accounts
|Additional incentives or advantages|
- - Rece tour assistance, location finding service
- - 30% credit on Illinois salaries up to $100,000 per worker.
Applicants will receive an additional 15% tax credit on salaries of individuals (making at least $1,000 in total wages) that live in an economically disadvantaged area (at least 10.5% unemployment).
Must spend at least $50,000 in Illinois Production Spending for a project less than 30 minutes.
Must spend at least $100,000 in Illinois Production Spending for a project 30 minutes or over.