Film Tax Credit Calculator (a work in progress)

Nova Scotia wages/salaries as % of Nova Scotia spending
All Nova Scotia spending as % of Total Budget
% of Total Budget spent outside Nova Scotia (automatically calculated)

"Indigenous" production credit
Regional credit
Frequent filming bonus
Is this an ANIMATION project?
percentage of Nova Scotia payroll eligible for animation credit.
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Average 2013/14 film projects
Default Animation

Results from new vs. old NS FITC

% percent of NS labour. %
% percent of Nova Scotia spending. %
% percent of Total Budget %

Equivalent to % of the funding from the old FITC.

Provincial comparisons

Prov Labour Provincial spend

Does not yet calculate the BC Distant Location or Training bonuses, the Alberta "long shoot" bonus or "Head of Department" deductions, or the Ontario "first time producer" bonus. Assumes equivalent regulations on eligible provincial spending and eligible animation labour. Assumes no significant restrictions on what is "eligible" provincial spending.