Named the inaugural HotSpot of 2020 by Deadline Hollywood, New Mexico offers a world-class crew base, diverse locations and a competitive incentive. We look forward to working with you. 

New Mexico offers a 25-35% refundable Tax Credit.

Welcome to New Mexico! We are delighted you are considering our beautiful state to film your next project. We have an incredible array of seasoned film cast and crew as well as film-friendly businesses and communities who look forward to working with you.

The New Mexico Film Office is here to help you have a great filming experience.


Learn about eligibility, qualifications and download the necessary forms for the refundable tax credit. If you have any questions, please contact us.



Rolling cap estimate to be paid out per fiscial year (FY). Be apart of the growth in New Mexico and see if you qualify for a tax credit.

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what makes New Mexico great?

With over 300+ days of sunshine and one of the largest crew base between the coasts, we've got you covered. Check out the Land of Enchantment for yourself.

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nm film tax credit process

Learn about the 5 phases of the NM Film Tax Credit Process and the steps you need to take.

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learn about eligibility

See if you are eligible to apply for the Refundable Film Production Tax Credit.

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