|Type of Incentive||Grant; refundable; non-transferable|
|Benefit Details||For Texas spending:
At least 70% of the total number of cast and crew (including extras) must be Texas residents and at least 60% of principal photography days must be done in state.
Additional 2.5% for underutilized or economically disadvantaged areas.
|Annual Cap||$22M for biennium ending 8/31/2019|
|Minimum Local Spend||$250,000 for film and TV programs; $100,000 for commercials.|
|Loan-Out Company Considerations||None|
|Qualified Labor||Resident; Above the Line and Below the Line. First $1,000,000 of labor per resident employee is qualified.|
|Film Commission||Texas Film Commission
Office of the Governor
PO Box 13246
Austin, TX 78711
Heather Page, Director