Irony Alert: Liberal Hollywood Pleads With State of California to Lower Its Taxes Staff
Posted: Feb 18, 2014 12:02 PM
Hollywood’s power players are petitioning California to lower taxes…for them, at least. Film Works, an coalition of entertainment industry stakeholders, says that the combination of increased operating costs in California and increased tax incentive packages in other states has led TV and movie production crews that once filmed in California to move elsewhere, resulting in job loss and economic disparity for the state. There has indeed been a massive shift in film production over the past several years, as evidenced by these facts: