Production Incentives Database



No state incentive at this time.

Maine Film Office
59 State House Station, Augusta, ME 04333

Karen Carberry Warhola, Director
Phone: 207 624 9828

Additional Information
Compensation Cap: Qualified wages are capped at $50,000 per individual

Maine offers two production incentives:
1)The Wage Rebate- 10% (nonresident) to 12% (resident) reimbursement for wages paid to employees of a certified production

2) The Expense Tax Credit- 5% non refundable/non transferable tax credit for non-wage production expenses incurred in Maine.

Maine does not require state sales tax on purchases of most fuel and electricity for productions.

The non refundable/non transferable tax credit must be claimed within the production year.

Last updated: 11/18/2016
Production Incentive Disclaimer
The encapsulated production incentive information on this page is provided for general purposes only and should not be construed as tax advice. While we do our utmost to keep all information up to date, production incentives change often. The best source for incentive details is the film office itself. For more explanation or detail about the production incentive described here, please call on our resident production incentives expert Verlette Franck at 310 471 9326 or