incentives & deals

Why pay sales tax on your Florida production expenditures?

The Florida Office of Film & Entertainment offers a point-of-sale Sales Tax Exemption to qualified production companies producing content in Florida.

QUALIFIED FLORIDA EXPENDITURES INCLUDE:

  • Production equipment rental or purchase

  • Real estate rental (studio, office, location, fees)

  • Set design and constrution

  • Props

  • Wardrobe

  • Computers and software (production related)

You can start saving up to 7.5% in just a few business days! Apply online at filminflorida.com.

greater fort lauderdale/broward county cash rebates

The Greater Fort Lauderdale/Broward County OFE will provide a cash rebate for qualified production expenditures of up to $150,000 for film, TV, commercials, Independent & Emerging, music video and still projects. The incentives are awarded to projects filming and housed for the duration of the production in Broward County. These rebates are limited to a first come, first serve basis. Project completion, Pre production budgets and post production reconciliation budget will need to be provided to the Greater Fort Lauderdale/Broward Office of Film & Entertainment for receipt of rebate. Projects must have proof of financing prior to applying. The CVB's Office of Film & Entertainment reserves the right to disqualify projects at anytime should agreed upon requirements not be met and delivered. For further details on the rebate program for each queue, contact Noelle P. Stevenson, Vice President, Greater Fort Lauderdale/Broward Office of Film & Entertainment at 954-767-2440.