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Department of State

NJ Motion Picture & Television Commission

The Hon. Tahesha Way, Secretary
Newark, NJ

Financial Incentives For Filmmakers

30-35% TAX CREDIT, +2% DIVERSITY BONUS

The New Jersey Film & Digital Media Tax Credit Program provides a transferable credit against the corporation business tax and the gross income tax for certain expenses incurred for the production of certain films and digital media content in New Jersey.

The goal of the program is to incentivize production companies to film and create digital media content in New Jersey.

The Film Tax Credit Application Is Now Available Online

Other helpful Tax Credit links:

Should you require additional information, please call us at (973) 648-6279.

 

SALES TAX EXEMPTION

Certain tangible property used directly and primarily in the production of films and television programs is exempt from New Jersey's sales tax. This tangible property includes the purchase of replacement parts for machinery, tools and other supplies, the purchase of lumber and hardware to build sets, the rental of picture cars, the purchase or rental of other types of props, and costs related to the repair of camera and lighting equipment. To view the entire law, click here:

 

 

Page Last Updated: 03/26/19

 


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