Key points

The Czech incentives scheme, governed by Act No. 496/2012 (on Audiovisual Works and Support for Cinematography) and administrated by the State Cinematography Fund, offers filmmakers cash rebates on qualifying Czech and international spend.

Applies to film and TV, including all post-production work
20% rebate on qualifying Czech spending
66% rebate on withholding tax paid in the Czech Republic by international cast & crew
Minimum expenditure levels and cultural test required
No cap on per-project grant
No sunset date
Rebates of CZK 985m (EUR 36.5m / USD 39m) are currently allocated to 55 projects.
Since the rebate was introduced in 2010, the Czech government has paid out more than CZK 2.53bn (EUR 93.6m / USD 100m) in rebates to a total of 186 film and TV projects.
Summary of the incentive programe for download (PDF) >