Tax Credit Specialists Discuss Competition Between States and Foreign Countries in Luring Film Productions

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Film incentives can have a huge economic impact on the states offering them. And while the U.S. remains the key spot for filming television series, foreign countries are aggressively competing for U.S.-based productions. At the same time, foreign producers are increasingly taking advantage of the various film incentives offered in the U.S. In this interview, Joseph D. Chianese and Marco Cordova, of EP Financial Solutions, discuss the various film and television tax incentives offered both in the U.S. and abroad.