Lawmakers vote to extend New York State Film Tax Credit Program

NY Capitol Bureau

Empire State Weekly

ALBANY (NEWS10) – This session lawmakers voted to extend the New York State Film Tax Credit Program.

In March, some Republican senators expressed dissent over $420 million per-year tax credit saying it should be “shifted” to fund “critical services.”

Albany Film Commissioner Debby Goedeke says shoots like these can make a big impact on the local economy, even when you may not see a crew filming.

The tax program has been extended through 2024.

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Corina Cappabianca is the New York State Capitol Correspondent. She enjoys reporting on all things government and politics related. Corina began her career as a Political Reporter/Weekend Anchor/Producer at KXMB-TV CBS12 in Bismarck, North Dakota. She has also worked in Syracuse, New York. Corina is a graduate of New York University where she double-majored in Journalism and Politics. As a student, she interned at Fox News Channel and the Fox Business Network.

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