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Complete Guide to Budgeting for Production Payroll Fringes

When it comes to budgeting for a film or television production, salary for the cast and crew is only part of the picture. A key element of the budgeting process is accounting for payroll “fringes.”
19 September 2017

Budgets

Revised Form I-9 Now Available

In July, United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) released a revised version of Form I-9, Employment Eligibility Verification.
12 September 2017

News

Do you know how much impact your green efforts really have on the environment? We do, and we can show you, too.

Every production can take steps to contribute to a more sustainable future, and away from the paper-pushing days of the past. Our customers depend on it, so does the environment.
28 August 2017

News, Green Initiatives, Digital Solutions

What should production teams expect in terms of payroll service and support? More than you think.

Production can be unpredictable... … and things don’t always happen on a strict schedule. The last thing you want to worry about is whether your payroll is going to happen on time, and accurately. Yet, all too often, the shortcomings of your payroll...
24 August 2017

Production, budget, Service, Support

Employer of Record…should it be your entity, or your payroll provider's?

Here’s how producers can get the best value, more choice, and greater flexibility. 
18 August 2017

Finance, Expenses, Production, Budgets

SAG-AFTRA contracts changes take effect

 At its July 15 meeting, the SAG-AFTRA National Board voted to approve new TV/Theatrical contracts. The agreement becomes effective retroactive to July 1, 2017 and expires June 30, 2020.
16 August 2017

News

Budgeting for a new shoot? Use these 10 tips to fight production inflation.

No matter what you are shooting today, film and TV production environments are more competitive than ever.  Cost pressures are mounting, and producers need to look at every line item in their production for savings. 
28 July 2017

Finance, Expenses, Production, budget

Feeling pain from production expense management issues? Prepaid cards step up the tech to simplify petty cash.

Petty cash is a necessity for managing a production, but also can be a nightmare with more problems than positive benefits.
21 July 2017

News, Finance, Expenses

Indiepay Becomes GreenSlate, Streamlining the Business of Production and Launching New Digital Accounting & Payroll Software

NEW YORK, June 5, 2017  -- Today, GreenSlate (www.gslate.com), formerly known as Indiepay, officially unveiled its rebrand with the launch of enhanced entertainment payroll and accounting software.
19 June 2017

News

Bobbcat Films's 'Mann & Wife' season three will premiere next Tuesday on Bounce TV!

21 March 2017

Client Projects