Thursday, February 12, 2015

Legislative Update: New Hampshire Film & Television Office following HB655, hearing scheduled 2/19

LEGISLATIVE UPDATE: The New Hampshire Film & Television Office is currently following a bill that has been introduced in the New Hampshire House of Representatives--HB655, establishing a credit against business profits taxes for motion picture production expenditures in New Hampshire. The legislation has been introduced by Rep. Eric Eastman of Nashua. A hearing on the bill has been scheduled for Thursday, February 19 at 10:30 a.m. with the House Ways and Means Committee. The Film & Television Office has made itself available to answer questions and provide information as requested during this process. Full text of the bill can be found at: http://www.gencourt.state.nh.us/legislation/2015/HB0655.html. The New Hampshire Production Coalition has been working with Rep. Eastman and is available for further information. Inquiries can be made to NHPC President Tim Egan at timothytegan@gmail.com.