Va. House Backs Increase In Motion Picture Tax Credit

Law360, New York (February 10, 2014, 2:23 PM EST) -- The lower house of Virginia’s state Legislature on Friday voted to raise the state's motion picture tax credit from 15 percent to 20 percent, continuing a trend occurring in other parts of the nation.

The Virginia House of Delegates voted 75-21 to support H.B. 460, which now goes to the state Senate for consideration. The House made no significant amendments to the bill, which was introduced last month, before supporting it.

The bill would increase the Motion Picture Production Tax Credit cap from $5 million for...
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