Support TheOneRing.net - A not for profit fan community!
Join us in our forums!
LEGO Lord of the Rings Collection
Daggers of Tauriel

News Alerts

Get emailed with every new post!

Weekly Newsletter

Select a list:

OECD knocks ‘Rings’ films’ multimillion tax subsidies

December 9, 2003 at 9:45 pm by xoanon  - 

The Paris-based OECD has taken a swipe at the Government for providing a reported subsidy of up to $400 million for The Lord of the Rings film trilogy. “Lord of the Rings received as the result of a tax loophole a subsidy amounting to $300-$400 million, very large not only relative to the Government budget but also as a proportion to the total cost of making the movie, reported to have been $675 million,” say the authors of the organisation’s annual study of New Zealand. [More]

Posted in Old Main News on December 9, 2003 by

Daggers of Tauriel

Comments are closed.