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Six corporate tax credits which support the production of films, television programming, animation, music recordings, books and interactive digital content by eligible Ontario producers.

The Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) administers the program on behalf of Ontario through the federal income tax system.

VOTE SUMMARY
($)
ITEM # ITEM

Estimates
2012-13

Estimates
2011-12

Difference
Between
2012-13
and
2011-12

Actual
2010-11

  OPERATING EXPENSE        
1 Ontario Cultural Media Tax Credits 226,238,700 230,238,700 (4,000,000) 239,238,740
  TOTAL OPERATING EXPENSE TO BE VOTED 226,238,700 230,238,700 (4,000,000) 239,238,740
  Total Operating Expense 226,238,700 230,238,700 (4,000,000) 239,238,740


Standard Account by Item and Sub-items
($)
VOTE -ITEM
#
STANDARD ACCOUNT BY ITEM AND SUB-ITEMS      
  OPERATING EXPENSE      
3808-1 Ontario Cultural Media Tax Credits      
  Transfer payments      
     Ontario Book Publishing Tax Credit*   2,762,500  
     Ontario Computer Animation and Special Effects Tax Credit*   14,984,300  
     Ontario Film and Television Tax Credit*   105,000,000  
     Ontario Interactive Digital Media Tax Credit*   13,707,200  
     Ontario Production Services Tax Credit*   89,000,000  
     Ontario Sound Recording Tax Credit*   784,700 226,238,700
  Total Operating Expense to be Voted     226,238,700
  Total Operating Expense for Ontario Cultural Media Tax Credits     226,238,700

* Subject to the enactment of the Schedule 66 of the proposed Strong Action for Ontario Act (Budget Measures), 2012.