One of the most versatile destinations in the world for filming
The Dominican Republic is a tropical paradise with some of the best golden sand beaches that run along its 870 mile coastline, this is why is consider an attractive filming location for producers looking for somewhere exotic and accessible.
The Dominican Republic has host several great movies, some well-known feature films include A Dark Truth (Damian Lee), Fast & Furious 3.5: Los Bandoleros, Miami Vice (Michael Mann), The Good Shepard (Robert De Niro), The Lost City (Andy García), The Godfather: Part II (Francis Ford Coppola) and Havana (Sydney Pollack).
Transferable Tax Credit (TTC) «Film Producers may benefit from a TTC equal to 25% of all expenses incurred in the Dominican Republic that are directly related to the pre¬ Production, production & post-production of their films. The credit may be transferred in favor of one or several dominican tax payers. Up-front monetization solutions are also available in the country.
VAT Exemption In addition to the TTC, goods & services that are directly related to pre-production, production & post-production are exempt from tax on the transfer of services and industrialized goods.