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Gov says film incentives coming to Ohio!

In today’s State of the State address, Gov. Strickland made a surprise announcement, that was music to the ears of FilmDayton:  “We will create a Film Tax Credit designed to spur the growth of the film industry, bringing new jobs and creative energy to Ohio”.  HB196 that would have created film tax incentive passed the Ohio House & Senate with  resounding support, but Governor Strickland vetoed it earlier this month.   FilmDayton members had testified on behalf of this bill and are pleased to know that Strickland has obviously been swayed by the strong support and knowledge that such incentives will bring film work to Ohio.

To read the entire text of today’s address, click here.