State gives film subsidies rave reviews

Governor Deval Patrick’s administration says it remains firmly committed to the film tax credit program, even though production companies sell nearly all the credits to help corporations and wealthy individuals lower their tax bills.

Last week, the Globe reported that filmmakers have sold at least 96 percent of the tax credits they received because they did not make enough income in Massachusetts to use the tax credits themselves.

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