BC Budget Released: VFX Subsidies to Continue

Yesterday the BC provincial government released their budget.  They are maintaining their VFX tax credits and extending it to other areas of post production (I would imagine editorial, DI and sound?).  Looks like BC will continue to be the new center of visual effects for the foreseeable future.

BC Tax Credits: Nearly 18 Per Cent Tax Credits for Digital Media Companies Extended

BC Budget Highlights

“Extending the Interactive Digital Media tax credit to 2018 and expanding the Digital Animation or Visual Effects (DAVE) tax credit to include post-production film activities to help keep B.C’s film and video game industries healthy.”

This is tonight: