Subsidy Tracker Parent Company Summary

Parent Company Name: 
Walt Disney
Ownership Structure: 
publicly traded (ticker symbol DIS)
Headquartered in: 
California
Major Industry: 
entertainment
Specific Industry: 
entertainment
Subsidy SummarySubsidy ValueNumber of Awards
State/Local$1,441,913,888202
Federal (grants and allocated tax credits)$00
TOTAL$1,441,913,888202
Loan / Bailout SummaryTotal Face ValueNumber of Awards
State/Local loans, bond financing and venture capital$00
Federal loans, loan guarantees and bailout assistance (not including repayments)$00
TOTAL$00
Time Period for State and Local Awards: 

Earliest year of data: 1991. Availability of data for earlier years varies greatly from program to program. The majority of the listings for this parent company are for the period since 2015.

Time Period for Federal Awards: 

FY2000 to the present

Notes: 

Dollar totals do not include awards for which no subsidy value is disclosed.

Links: 

For a summary of this company's regulatory violations see its Violation Tracker summary page here.

For an overview of this company's accountability track record, read its Corporate Rap Sheet here.

For an overview of political contributions associated with this company, see its Follow the Money page.


Top 5 States for state/local awardsTotal Subsidy $Number of Awards
California$499,566,39446
Connecticut$308,035,73631
New York$303,151,08741
Louisiana$113,192,50314
Illinois$57,252,54018
All other$160,715,62852

Individual Subsidy Records:

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Company Location Subsidy Source Year Subsidy Value Loan/Bailout Value Type of Subsidysort icon
TCF International Productions Inc. Michigan state 2010 $27,547 cost reimbursement
20th Century Fox Television Texas state 2010 $821,764 cost reimbursement
TCF International Productions, Inc. Michigan state 2010 $27,547 cost reimbursement
Disney Worldwide services, Inc. North Carolina local 2011 undisclosed grant
Touchstone Television Productions LLC Texas local 2014 $55,845 grant
Touchstone Television Productions LLC Texas local 2014 $51,966 grant
ABC Studios Texas state 2016 $4,415,966 grant
ABC Studios Texas state 2017 $4,041,105 grant
20th Century Fox Television Texas state 2012 $1,811,811 grant
Twentieth Century Fox Film Co Texas state 2017 $1,441,805 grant
20th Century Fox Television Texas state 2011 $1,259,913 grant
ABC Studios Texas state 2016 $971,213 grant
20th Century Fox Television Texas state 2009 $821,764 grant
Twentieth Century Fox Televis Texas state 2017 $738,122 grant
ABC Studios Texas state 2014 $436,391 grant
ABC Studios Texas state 2017 $435,401 grant
Playdom Texas state 2014 $183,862 grant
ABC Studios Texas state 2018 $977,720 grant
Twentieth Century Fox Film Corpo Texas state 2020 $1,156,932 grant
ABC Studios Texas state 2020 $894,988 grant
ESPN Connecticut state 2012 $18,700,000 grant/loan hybrid program
Walt Disney California local 1996 $200,000,000 MEGADEAL
ESPN (owned by Walt Disney Co.) Connecticut state 2000 $75,000,000 MEGADEAL
American Broadcasting Company, Inc. (1991) New York local 2011 $9,119 multiple
20th Century Fox Film Corp Pennsylvania state $20,832,692 tax credit/rebate
Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation Pennsylvania state $12,053,359 tax credit/rebate
Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation Pennsylvania state $1,550,805 tax credit/rebate
Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation Pennsylvania state $262,240 tax credit/rebate
Disney Interactive Utah state 2008 $5,250,000 tax credit/rebate
ESPN/Starwave Partners G.P. Connecticut state 2011 $5,660,327 tax credit/rebate
ESPN/Starwave Partners G.P. Connecticut state 2011 $10,813,421 tax credit/rebate
ESPN/Starwave Partners G.P. Connecticut state 2011 $2,738,190 tax credit/rebate
Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation Pennsylvania state $209,363 tax credit/rebate
Disney Worldwide Shared Services Florida state 2000 $680,000 tax credit/rebate
PIXAR Washington state 2011 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
ESPN/Starwave Partners G.P. Connecticut state 2012 $13,437,607 tax credit/rebate
ESPN/Starwave Partners G.P. Connecticut state 2012 $2,548,566 tax credit/rebate
ESPN Internet Ventures Connecticut state 2012 $9,103,751 tax credit/rebate
ESPN Enterprises, Inc. Connecticut state 2012 $1,789,298 tax credit/rebate
ESPN, Inc. Connecticut state 2012 $6,685,395 tax credit/rebate
Buena Vista Production Illinois state 2011 $282,021 tax credit/rebate
Buena Vista Production Illinois state 2010 $375,469 tax credit/rebate
Buena Vista Production Illinois state 2012 $465,481 tax credit/rebate
20th Century Fox Film Corp Illinois state 2010 $953,395 tax credit/rebate
20th Century Fox Film Corp Illinois state 2011 $1,250,830 tax credit/rebate
ABC Studios Illinois state 2013 $1,255,350 tax credit/rebate
20th Century Fox Film Corp Illinois state 2012 $1,441,849 tax credit/rebate
20th Century Fox Film Corp Illinois state 2012 $3,049,765 tax credit/rebate
20th Century Fox Film Corp Illinois state 2012 $3,859,450 tax credit/rebate
20th Century Fox Film Corp Illinois state 2013 $4,742,934 tax credit/rebate
ABC/Disney Louisiana state 2009 $206,280 tax credit/rebate
Disney Louisiana state 2009 $3,241,493 tax credit/rebate
Walt Disney Louisiana state 2009 $6,448,273 tax credit/rebate
20th Century Fox Louisiana state 2010 $151,648 tax credit/rebate
20th Century Fox Louisiana state 2010 $6,867,826 tax credit/rebate
Walt Disney Louisiana state 2010 $117,855 tax credit/rebate
Walt Disney Louisiana state 2010 $326,879 tax credit/rebate
20th Century Fox Louisiana state 2011 $19,142,191 tax credit/rebate
20th Century Fox Louisiana state 2012 $19,997 tax credit/rebate
Touchstone Television Productions South Carolina state 2012 $8,992,810 tax credit/rebate
Touchstone Television Productions South Carolina state 2011 $5,042,464 tax credit/rebate
Touchstone Television Productions South Carolina state 2010 $5,695,567 tax credit/rebate
Touchstone Television Productions South Carolina state 2009 $6,498,045 tax credit/rebate
Touchstone Television Productions South Carolina state 2008 $3,072,702 tax credit/rebate
Touchstone Television Productions South Carolina state 2007 $2,159,848 tax credit/rebate
Touchstone Television Productions South Carolina state 2006 $303,631 tax credit/rebate
Touchstone Television Productions dba ABC Studios Inc. Pennsylvania state $1,738,465 tax credit/rebate
TWENTIETH CENTURY FOX FILM CORPORATION Pennsylvania state $3,509,680 tax credit/rebate
Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation North Carolina state 2013 $1,860,373 tax credit/rebate
ESPN Enterprises, Inc. Connecticut state 2013 $1,560,863 tax credit/rebate
ESPN Internet Ventures Connecticut state 2013 $9,734,345 tax credit/rebate
ESPN Enterprises, Inc. Connecticut state 2014 $1,264,686 tax credit/rebate
ESPN Internet Ventures Connecticut state 2014 $10,200,883 tax credit/rebate
ESPN, Inc. Bldg. C Connecticut state 2011 $6,685,395 tax credit/rebate
ESPN, Inc. DC-2 Phase I Connecticut state 2013 $14,430,660 tax credit/rebate
ESPN, Inc. DC-2 Phase II Connecticut state 2014 $12,138,677 tax credit/rebate
ESPN, Inc. Connecticut state 2014 $10,000,000 tax credit/rebate
Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures District of Columbia state 2007 $238,918 tax credit/rebate
MARVEL STUDIOS - IRON WORKS PRODUCTIONS III, LLC Florida state 2014 $1,549,284 tax credit/rebate
TWENTIETH CENTURY FOX FILM CORPORATION Florida state 2013 $363,632 tax credit/rebate
Disney Worldwide Services North Carolina state 2014 $15,625 tax credit/rebate
Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation North Carolina state 2014 $5,836,436 tax credit/rebate
Twentieth Century Fox Television, Inc. North Carolina state 2014 $10,912,186 tax credit/rebate
20th Century Fox Film Corporation California state 2016 $9,097,000 tax credit/rebate
20th Century Fox Film Corporation California state 2016 $5,387,000 tax credit/rebate
ABC Studios California state 2016 $5,169,000 tax credit/rebate
Walt Disney Studios California state 2016 $11,607,000 tax credit/rebate
20th Century Fox Film Corporation California state 2016 $6,431,000 tax credit/rebate
ABC Studios California state 2016 $5,735,000 tax credit/rebate
20th Century Fox Film Corporation California state 2016 $1,927,000 tax credit/rebate
Walt Disney Studios California state 2016 $6,847,000 tax credit/rebate
20th Century Fox Film Corporation California state 2016 $5,480,000 tax credit/rebate
ABC Studios California state 2016 $4,077,000 tax credit/rebate
Touchstone Television LLC New York state 2015 $1,650,785 tax credit/rebate
Twentieth Century Fox Film Corp New York state 2015 $734,794 tax credit/rebate
Twentieth Century Fox Film Corp. New York state 2015 $74,511 tax credit/rebate
Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation New York state 2014 $2,381,275 tax credit/rebate
Touchstone Television Productions South Carolina state 2013 $5,634,118 tax credit/rebate
ESPN Internet Ventures Connecticut state 2015 $8,907,185 tax credit/rebate
ESPN Enterprises, Inc. Connecticut state 2015 $3,563,974 tax credit/rebate
Brightstar Fox Productions LLC Louisiana state 2016 $15,890,516 tax credit/rebate
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