2011 Regular Session


File Code: Taxes - Income Crossfiled with: SENATE BILL 672
Sponsored By:
Delegates Griffith, Hixson, Howard, James, Summers, Vaughn, and Walker
Income Tax - Film Production Activity Credit


Allowing a qualified film production entity to claim a credit against the State income tax for specified costs incurred for film production activities; repealing the Film Production Rebate Program; requiring the Department of Business and Economic Development to administer the credit; requiring that to be eligible for the rebate, the film production company incur total direct costs exceeding $500,000; providing that the total direct costs may not include individual wages that exceed $1,000,000; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Legislative date is used to record history occurring in the Chambers otherwise Calendar date is used.
House Action
First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations
Re-referred Ways and Means & Economic Matters
Hearing 3/17 at 1:00 p.m. (Ways and Means)
Senate Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Delegate Melony G. Griffith, District 25
Delegate Sheila E. Hixson, District 20
Delegate Carolyn J. B. Howard, District 24
Delegate Mary-Dulany James, District 34A
Delegate Michael G. Summers, District 47
Delegate Michael L. Vaughn, District 24
Delegate Jay Walker, District 26

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Art, Music and Cultural Affairs -see also- Musms; Theat; etc
Auditors and Audits
Business and Economic Development, Department of
Income Tax
Motion Pictures
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees & Taxes; specific tax.
Rules and Regulations
Tax Credits -see also- Circuit Breaker

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Economic Development
( 4-401 , 4-402 , 4-403 , 4-404 , 4-405 , 4-406 , 4-407 )
Tax - General
( 10-729 )


All documents except Roll Call Votes are displayed in PDF format:
Bill Text: First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note: Available
Amendments: None offered