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How Will the New Tax Legislation Affect Your Business: A Guest Spot Perspective


By Richard Stern |  Mark R. Baran  |  January 24, 2018

In this installment of The Guest Spot, Richard Stern and Mark Baran of Marks Paneth LLP discuss the tax overhaul passed by congress and signed into law by President Donald Trump in late 2017 and the implications of thenew legislation on your commercial production business.

Expanded New York State Film Production Tax Credit Program Offers More Funding, Faster Applications


By Richard Stern  |  October 22, 2015

New York State’s film production tax credit program is more robust than ever.  Richard Stern has written an article that explains how the credit works, what’s required to apply for it and how it can help production companies recover up to 30 percent of their production and post-production costs back from the State.