Production Incentives Database

Texas San Antonio

Incentive Type Rebate
Spend 7.5%
Above the Line Residents 7.5%
Above the Line Nonresidents N/A
Below the Line Residents 7.5%
Below the Line Nonresidents N/A
Project Criteria A Minimum spend in San Antonio of $100K

At least 80% of production shoot days must occur within the defined Greater San Antonio Metropolitan area. (Producers must submit call sheets with location addresses and zip codes). The Greater San Antonio Metropolitan area is defined as within the following counties: Atascosa, Bandera, Bexar, Comal, Guadalupe, Kendall, Medina, and Wilson. Principal production office must be within City of San Antonio city limits
Primary hotel accommodations must be within City of San Antonio city limits.
Loanout Registration Required No
Loanout Withholding No
Annual Funding Caps $500,000
Project Caps 250000
Minimum Spend $100,000.00
Sunset Date None
Audit Requirements
A CPA audit is required
Getting Started
An application for an SSAI award must be made in writing using the approved SSAI Application form, prior to the twelfth day of principal photography of the production.e.
Screen Credit Required
Company Registration
Sales Use Tax Relief
Hotel Occupancy Tax Relief
Local Vendors Qualify
Outside Vendors Qualify
Claiming Incentive
An approved SSAI award will only be paid at completion of the Project and subject to the applicant’s compliance with the terms of the SSAI Agreement and on receipt by The San Antonio Film Commission of all documents
Additional Information

Last updated: 10/26/2016

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