In a media release issued on 30 October 2008, the Assistant Treasurer, Chris Bowen, and Minister for the Arts, Peter Garrett, announced the release of an issues paper on the film tax offsets contained in Division 376 of ITAA 1997. The issues paper seeks submissions on the effect of the film tax offsets on levels of independent and in house television production. The closing date for submissions is 28 November 2008.
For a copy of the media release, No 2008/091, go here
For a copy of the issues paper, go here