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INCENTIVES

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/

STAR Partnership
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.

More Incentives

Cities and agencies may waive film permit and other fees on a case-by-case basis.