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Tax breaks draw films, but cost state

$120m revenue loss over 3 years fuels critics' call for cuts to program

By Todd Wallack
Globe Staff / March 27, 2008

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Encouraged by a bundle of new tax incentives, dozens of movie and television directors have flocked to the Bay State in the past year - bringing actors like Kevin Spacey, Cameron Diaz, and Matthew McConaughey to the area for filming. But stardom has its price. (Full article: 829 words)

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