tax credits


New Basketball Flick Approved For Film Incentives

The movie “Gametime” is expected to shoot in Metro Detroit, Ann Arbor and East Lansing.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/30/2011


MEGA OK’s Incentives For $77M In New Investments

The Michigan Economic Growth Authority Tuesday approved tax credits for four brownfield redevelopment projects and a High Technology MEGA tax credit for projects expected to generate $77.3 million in new investment and 275 direct jobs.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/13/2011


MEGA Approves Incentives For $173M In Michigan Development

The Michigan Economic Growth Authority has approved tax credits for several redevelopment projects across the state, including the site of a former Trenton hospital.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/16/2011


Gov. Snyder Signs Michigan Film Incentive Measure

Gov. Rick Snyder has signed legislation allowing more flexibility for Michigan’s movie and film incentive program.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/12/2011

Event Notices From June 15

The latest event and meeting notices from Michigan’s technology-focused companies and institutions

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/15/2011


Town Hall Meeting To Focus On Film

Movie industry insiders are in Troy Thursday evening, mapping out their attack plan against Governor Snyder’s proposal to cap Michigan’s film incentives.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/03/2011

Thousands Incorrectly Claim Electric Vehicle Tax Credit

A government watchdog says thousands of U.S. taxpayers incorrectly claimed large tax credits for electric vehicles last year.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/03/2011

Supporters Rally To Keep Mich. Film Tax Breaks

Supporters of Michigan’s film tax incentive will rally in Grand Rapids Tuesday urging lawmakers in Lansing not to get rid of those tax breaks.


Report: Michigan Film Credits Come At High Cost

A new report says Michigan’s aggressive tax incentive program for the movie industry is not a good deal for the state budget.


Official: Obama Backing Research Tax Credits

Seeking ways to spur economic growth ahead of the November elections, President Barack Obama will ask Congress to increase and permanently extend research and development tax credits for businesses, a White House official said Sunday.