film tax credits http://ripr.org en Film Tax Credits: A Taxpayer Fleece? http://ripr.org/post/film-tax-credits-taxpayer-fleece <p>Of all the tax subsidies states had out, the film tax credits seem among the most frivolous. Sure, politicians love rubbing elbows with Hollywood luminaries, but what about the taxpayers?</p><p>Now comes this report from Massachusetts: The Bay State’s film subsidy program cost taxpayers an estimated $44 million in 2011, though it created the equivalent of just about 1,200 full-time jobs.</p> Thu, 28 Mar 2013 23:26:31 +0000 Scott MacKay 12747 at http://ripr.org