Louisiana Film Tax Credit

The Louisiana film tax credit program makes the Bayou State a favorite destination for TV and film production. Since 2006, Louisiana has hosted more than 300 film and television productions. KPM Film Credit Advisors have a deep understanding of the Louisiana Film Tax credit and can help you take advantage of these generous film tax credits and incentives.

Louisiana Film Tax Credits and Information

Louisiana Film Tax Credit

Type of Incentive Tax credit; partially refundable; transferable; 10 year carry forward
Benefit Details 30% of qualified spend in state (including payroll), plus 5% for resident labor < $1,000,000
Project Cap None
Annual Cap None
Minimum Local Spend $300,000
Loan-Out Company Considerations None
Additional Exemptions ** None
Qualified Production Expenditures Incurred in State, In-State Vendors; Fringes Paid for Qualified Labor. Contact us for more details.
Qualified Labor Resident and Nonresident; Above the Line and Below the Line; Additional 5% tax credit limited to first $1,000,000 of resident labor. Contact us for more details.
Sunset Date None
Film Commission Louisiana Film
Capitol Annex Building
1051 North 3rd Street, Suite 173
Baton Rouge, LA 70802Chris Stelly


** Jefferson Parish and Shreveport offer additional local rebates.

Call Us to Learn More about the Louisiana Film Tax Credit Program

KPM Film Credit Advisors can help you decide if the benefits of the Louisiana Film tax incentive program are right for your project. Contact us at (781) 849-5357 or email us today and we can discuss the Louisiana film tax incentive program or any other state film tax credit or incentive programs that might be right for your project.

NOTE: This content has been prepared by Kevin P. Martin & Associates, P.C. for informational purposes only and should not be construed as tax advice or relied on for specific projects. Though every effort has been made to remain current, laws and incentives change and, therefore, this information may have been revised. Please contact us to confirm any laws or the effect of incentives on your project.