Maine

Eligible Production Types

  • Feature Films
  • Scripted Television
  • Reality Television
  • Documentaries
  • Animation
  • Video Games
  • Webisodes
  • Talk Shows
  • Game Shows
  • Live Events
  • Commercials

Location Production Needs

  • Rural
  • Suburban
  • Snow
  • Tropical
  • Beaches/Ocean
  • Mountains
  • Lakes/Rivers
  • Deserts
  • Forests
  • City

Legislation

M.R.S. ยง13090

Maine Film Office

Karen Carberry Warhola, Director

59 State House Station

Augusta, ME 04333

207.624.9828

Karen.CarberryWarhola@maine.gov

www.filminmaine.com

 

Incentive

5-17% Tax Credit/Rebate

Project Criteria

12%

12%

10%

10%

$75K

None

$50K

Qualified Spend

5% tax credit on non-wage visual media production expenses for pre-production, production, and post-production.

Program Guidelines

None

None

Yes

No

Additional Considerations

No

  • Individual: 5.8% - 7.15%
  • Loan-out: 5.8% - 7.15%

Apply to the Department of Economic and Community Development prior to production.

Application must follow the legislative guidelines, including being fully financed. 

Programs are administered on a first-come, first-served basis.