We found an interesting article in El Nuevo Día on the importance of supporting the local film industry that we wish to share with all of you, as we think it is a great read for all of our friends and clients. You'll find very valuable information from a study about the film industry in Puerto Rico, conducted by Estudios Técnicos. You can find the article here.
After weeks of moving forward with our efforts to promote the extension of film incentives and their inclusion in the incentives code, we woke up to an alarming headline from el Nuevo Día which states that the film industry is causing mayor losses to our Treasury. As many of you know, because of first hand experience and previous government press, the film industry is flourishing in spite of recent economic and social setbacks. This is mostly due to our offering of competitiv
We are currently in the middle of the tax season selling film industry tax credits on behalf of our clients. Many have approached us asking if the economic downturn due to the local fiscal situation and the aftermath from Hurricane María have affected the demand and the price of tax credits. From our conversations with intermediaries and CPA firms, it seems that this economic downturn should not present a problem in placing all of our tax credit inventory during the tax seaso
A few days ago, we had a very productive evening at our second Muuaaa Mingle. Muuaaa Design is a branding and design studio with a very innovative approach to Marketing. Celina and Miguel, founders of the enterprise, are very involved in their client's brand creation and implementation; in fact, they are responsible for our very own branding. The agency's reputation goes beyond our Island, and they were chosen to represent Puerto Rico at the London Design Biennale. We are ver
On February 24, The Sifre Group was invited to attend a special screening of “The Oath”, a new series filmed and produced in Puerto Rico for Sony Pictures’ streaming platform, Crackle. The series’ first season premiered on March 8 and stars Australian actor, Ryan Kwanten (True Blood), Sean Bean, Katrina Law, and many other talented actors. Inspired by the true life experiences of its creator and ex-cop Joe Halpin, the series follows a gang made up of cops, and explores the co