For decades, Puerto Rican artists have helped shape the modern musical landscape in jazz, country, pop, and urban music. Creative professionals are also making their mark, accelerating the island’s vibrant creative industries economy in film, media, web, and software design.
More than 1,590 companies in Puerto Rico are directly involved in creative industries. Subsectors with the most jobs include –
The Puerto Rico Incentives Code (Act 60) provides generous support for creative industries. Eligible activities include:
Tax credits for film productions include:
Puerto Rico’s provides proximity to the mainland United States, film industry tax incentives, a diverse landscape, and versatile locations. The list of advantages on set and backstage keeps growing:
Source: The Sifre Group, LLC
Puerto Rico’s Creative Industries sector is supported by a variety of local and federal organizations.