Appeal your film rebate

You can appeal the ineligibility of your project or the rebate amount.

What to do

1. Write a letter to the Controller’s office


  • Your mailing or email address
  • Statement of why you are appealing
  • Proof that support your appeal

2. Send in the letter and other production financial documents


  • Your letter
  • Proof that supports your appeal, including receipts or other evidence of qualified production costs

Controller's Office

City Hall
1 Dr Carlton B. Goodlett Place
Room 316
San Francisco, CA 94102

You can also email the documents to and we will forward it to the Controller’s Office.

After you submit your appeal package

The Controller’s Office will issue a final written determination about your appeal within 60 days.

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Last updated October 26, 2022