Oklahoma may not be the first state that comes to mind when film and TV producers are mulling filming locations and incentives, but the Sooner State offers one of the most competitive programs in the country, with a cash rebate of up to 37% of qualified spend.
The standard 35% cash rebate applies to all qualified expenditures. To reach the higher number of 37%, the state offers a 2% bonus when Oklahoma music and/or recording is utilized in productions.
To qualify, projects must spend a minimum of $25,000 in the state and have an overall production budget of $50,000. There is no project or compensation cap, and the program itself has an annual cap of $8 million. Read more.