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Section 181: Will we have Film Incentives for 2016?

Timing is everything for filmmakers interested in financing, so I thought I'd do a little house cleaning with a couple of blogs about film finance and production. This one is about film incentives and Section 181 of the US code, which is the legislation periodically passed by the US Congress that lets film investors deduct all the costs of a film investment in the same year. It provides HUGE incentives for accredited investors and helps you raise the money you need. This post is intended to give you a comprehensive overview. Each year we live with some uncertainty about whether…
Carla Siegle
September 26, 2016