ANNOUNCEMENT 30 Jun 2017
In 2017 a broadcaster received a subsidy under the the Illinois Film Production Tax Credit Act.
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In early 2008 the Illinois General Assembly passed the Illinois Film Production Tax Credit Act, offering producers a credit of 30% of all qualified expenditures, including post-production. In the financial year 2017 (1 July 2016 to 30 June 2017) the radio/television station WMAQ received a $12,257,689.50 tax credit under this program.