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Client Projects Win Big at the Golden Globes

On February 28th, the Golden Globes streamed live on NBC from both New York and Los Angeles. Instead of a star-studded audience full of Hollywood celebrities, this year's attendees were all frontline essential workers. Client projects won four...
01 March 2021

News, Client Projects, 2021 Awards Season

Georgia Film Tax Incentive Program Changes Now in Effect

In 2020, Georgia passed The Georgia Entertainment Industry Investment Act, HB 1037. As of 1/1/2021, the following changes are now in effect.
24 February 2021

Incentives, 2021 Updates

12 NAACP Image Award Nominations for Client Projects

The award nominations for the 52nd NAACP Image Awards have been announced. "Recognized as the nation’s preeminent multicultural awards show from an African-American perspective, the NAACP Image Awards celebrates the outstanding achievements...
23 February 2021

News, Client Projects, 2021 Awards Season

16 Golden Globe Nominations for Client Projects

This year’s Golden Globe nominees have finally been announced. The ceremony, which normally takes place in January, was postponed this year to February 28th by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association. Tina Fey and Amy Poehler will host the 78th...
04 February 2021

News, Client Projects, 2021 Awards Season

Black History Month: Celebrating Black Storytellers

In 1976, President Gerald Ford first officially decreed Black History Month a national observance, saying “we can seize the opportunity to honor the too-often neglected accomplishments of black Americans in every area of endeavor throughout our...
03 February 2021

Client Projects

28 Spirit Award Nominations + 1 Award Announced for Client Projects

On January 26th, 2021, Film Independent announced the nominees for its 36th annual awards ceremony. 
27 January 2021

Client Projects, 2021 Awards Season

New Federal Form W-4 Now in Effect

All 2021 new hires must complete the new W-4. 
21 January 2021

News, 2021 Updates

Client Project ‘Nomadland’ Receives Top Honor at Gotham Awards

The show must go on… and IT DID. On January 11, 2021, the 30th annual Gotham Awards kicked off awards season, in a hybrid in-person/digital format.
12 January 2021

News, Client Projects, 2021 Awards Season

What Productions Should Know About NY Paid Sick and Family Leave

If your production or production company is operating in New York City or New York State, here’s what you should know for 2021.
08 January 2021

News, Production, Budgets, 2021 Updates

Federal Unemployment Tax Act (FUTA) Updates for 2021

For budgeting purposes, you should assume a 0.6% FUTA rate on the first $7,000 in wages for all states, unless you will be working in the U.S. Virgin Islands (USVI), in which case, you should assume a 3.9% rate.
05 January 2021

News, Budgets, 2021 Updates