Below is an overview of incentive programs available for productions in Greater Palm Springs.
California Film & Tax Credit Program 2.0
The California Film & Television Tax Credit Program 3.0 provides tax credits based on “Qualified Expenditures” for eligible productions that are produced in California. The $1.55 billion program runs for 5 years, with asusnet date of June 30, 2025. The California fiscal year is July 1 through June 30. https://film.ca.gov/tax-credit/
The California Film Commission administers The State Theatrical Arts Resources Partnership, which provides filmmakers access to many vacant State-owned properties for cost recovery expenses.
For information on both programs, visit the California Film Commission website at www.film.ca.gov.
Cities and agencies may waive film permit and other fees on a case-by-case basis.