UK Tax Relief For Short Films
If your film qualities you can claim back up to 20% of your budget with the UK Government Film Tax Relief.
In order to claim the FTR, your film has to pass a number of conditions, including:
- Pass the BFI’s Cultural Test. This is achieved by collecting at least 18 points in their 35 point system.
- Be “intended for theatrical release”
- The film is made by a UK limited company registered for Corporation Tax.
- At least 10% of your “Core Expenditure” was in the UK.