Subsidy Tracker: State Summary of State and Local Awards

State Name: 
California
Subsidy Total: 
$3,947,833,177
Number of Awards: 
18,657
Time Period: 

Earliest year of data: 1995. Availability of data for earlier years varies greatly from program to program. The majority of the listings for this state are for the period since 2012.

Notes: 

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


Top 10 Parent CompaniesTotal Subsidy $Number of Awards
Walt Disney$524,695,32015
Northrop Grumman$443,528,33825
Lockheed Martin$429,297,7587
Anschutz Company$290,000,0001
Viacom$130,038,66221
AT&T$112,141,68420
Twenty-First Century Fox$110,492,07418
Comcast$52,058,90620
CBS$48,738,89012
Samsung$17,015,5204


Individual Subsidy Records:

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Company Parent Subsidy Source Year Subsidy Valuesort icon Loan/Bailout Value Type of Subsidy
Lockheed Martin Lockheed Martin state 2014 $420,000,000 MEGADEAL
Northrop Grumman Northrop Grumman state 2014 $420,000,000 MEGADEAL
AEG Group/KB Home Anschutz Company local 2005 $290,000,000 MEGADEAL
Walt Disney Walt Disney local 2016 $267,000,000 MEGADEAL
Walt Disney Walt Disney local 1996 $200,000,000 MEGADEAL
Golden State FC   local 2016 $30,000,000 tax credit/rebate
American Life, Inc.   local 2016 $27,000,000 tax credit/rebate
Paramount Pictures Corporation Viacom state 2017 $22,394,000 tax credit/rebate
Paramount Pictures Corporation Viacom state 2018 $21,492,000 tax credit/rebate
Warbird Productions, LLC.   state 2018 $20,755,000 tax credit/rebate
Tesseract Productions, Inc.   state 2017 $18,128,000 tax credit/rebate
Autonomy Productions, LLC   state 2017 $17,673,000 tax credit/rebate
WB Studio Enterprises Inc. AT&T state 2017 $16,811,000 tax credit/rebate
Tesla Motors, Inc. Tesla Motors state 2015 $15,000,000 tax credit/rebate
Midway Island Productions, Inc.   state 2018 $13,913,000 tax credit/rebate
Faraday & Future, Inc.   state 2016 $12,725,000 tax credit/rebate
ESI VENTURES, INC., LIGHTHOUSE INVESTMENTS, LLC, Firth Howard, LLC, DAVID CLEMENT AND TOREY CARRICK   local 2016 $12,400,000 tax credit/rebate
Autonomy Productions, LLC   state 2016 $12,085,000 tax credit/rebate
Walt Disney Studios Walt Disney state 2016 $11,607,000 tax credit/rebate
Universal City Studios, LLC Comcast state 2017 $11,563,000 tax credit/rebate
Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation Twenty-First Century Fox state 2017 $11,387,000 tax credit/rebate
Minim Productions, Inc.   state 2017 $11,032,000 tax credit/rebate
Nordstrom, Inc. Nordstrom state 2016 $11,000,000 tax credit/rebate
Viacom International Inc. Viacom state 2016 $10,327,000 tax credit/rebate
MTV Networks Viacom state 2015 $10,023,000 tax credit/rebate
Northrop Grumman Systems Corporation Northrop Grumman state 2015 $10,000,000 tax credit/rebate
NextEV USA, Inc.   state 2016 $10,000,000 tax credit/rebate
Universal Television LLC Comcast state 2018 $9,957,000 tax credit/rebate
Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation Twenty-First Century Fox state 2017 $9,956,074 tax credit/rebate
Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation Twenty-First Century Fox state 2018 $9,909,000 tax credit/rebate
Turner North Center Productions Inc.   state 2016 $9,354,000 tax credit/rebate
Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation Twenty-First Century Fox state 2016 $9,288,000 tax credit/rebate
Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation Twenty-First Century Fox state 2016 $9,200,000 tax credit/rebate
20th Century Fox Film Corporation Twenty-First Century Fox state 2016 $9,097,000 tax credit/rebate
Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc. AT&T state 2014 $9,091,000 tax credit/rebate
WB Pictures/Div of WB Studio Enterprises AT&T state 2013 $9,090,866 tax credit/rebate
Samsung Semiconductor, Inc. Samsung state 2015 $9,000,000 tax credit/rebate
Horizon Scripted Television Inc.   state 2015 $8,924,000 tax credit/rebate
Horizon Scripted Television Inc.   state 2013 $8,550,139 tax credit/rebate
Horizon Scripted Television Inc.   state 2015 $8,471,000 tax credit/rebate
Possible Productions Inc. CBS state 2017 $8,407,000 tax credit/rebate
Chori Perros Productions, LLC   state 2017 $8,391,000 tax credit/rebate
Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation Twenty-First Century Fox state 2017 $8,337,000 tax credit/rebate
Pacific 2.1 Entertainment Group   state 2017 $8,312,000 tax credit/rebate
Lunar Mining, LLC   state 2017 $8,202,000 tax credit/rebate
CBS Television Studios CBS state 2018 $8,195,000 tax credit/rebate
Horizon Scripted Television Inc.   state 2013 $8,036,335 tax credit/rebate
General Motors Company General Motors state 2017 $8,000,000 tax credit/rebate
Ulta, Inc. Ulta Beauty state 2016 $8,000,000 tax credit/rebate
Pacific 2.1 Entertainment Group Inc.   state 2016 $7,966,000 tax credit/rebate
Warner Bros Pictures AT&T state 2015 $7,965,000 tax credit/rebate
Warner Bros. Television AT&T state 2016 $7,940,000 tax credit/rebate
Weirdo Productions, LLC   state 2017 $7,730,000 tax credit/rebate
Universal City Studios LLC Comcast state 2013 $7,686,084 tax credit/rebate
Prodco, Inc.   state 2016 $7,644,000 tax credit/rebate
Old Story Pictures, LLC   state 2017 $7,514,000 tax credit/rebate
Proterra, Inc. General Motors state 2017 $7,500,000 tax credit/rebate
CBS Films Inc. CBS state 2013 $7,495,905 tax credit/rebate
Horizon Scripted Television Inc.   state 2016 $7,410,000 tax credit/rebate
Paramount Pictures Corporation Viacom state 2015 $7,396,000 tax credit/rebate
Horizon Scripted Television Inc.   state 2015 $7,324,000 tax credit/rebate
Prodco, Inc   state 2015 $7,282,000 tax credit/rebate
Second In Command Productions, LLC   state 2018 $7,272,000 tax credit/rebate
FogTeeth Productions LLC.   state 2016 $7,233,000 tax credit/rebate
Warner Bros. Pictures AT&T state 2015 $7,224,000 tax credit/rebate
LOCKHEED MARTIN IMS WELFARE REFORM SERVICES Lockheed Martin state 2002 $7,216,191 training reimbursement
WB Studio Enterprises Inc. AT&T state 2017 $7,076,724 tax credit/rebate
Centene Corporation Centene state 2016 $7,000,000 tax credit/rebate
Kite Pharma, Inc. Gilead Sciences state 2016 $7,000,000 tax credit/rebate
Universal Television LLC Comcast state 2017 $6,986,000 tax credit/rebate
Paramount Pictures Corp. Viacom state 2017 $6,900,000 tax credit/rebate
Turner North Center Productions Inc.   state 2016 $6,856,000 tax credit/rebate
Walt Disney Studios Walt Disney state 2016 $6,847,000 tax credit/rebate
Scope Productions, LLC   state 2014 $6,817,000 tax credit/rebate
New Line Productions, Inc. AT&T state 2013 $6,724,480 tax credit/rebate
Horizon Scripted Television Inc.   state 2016 $6,711,000 tax credit/rebate
Prodco, Inc.   state 2016 $6,656,000 tax credit/rebate
Second in Command Productions, LLC   state 2016 $6,577,000 tax credit/rebate
Woodridge Productions, Inc.   state 2015 $6,541,000 tax credit/rebate
Second In Command Productions, LLC   state 2017 $6,512,000 tax credit/rebate
Paramount Pictures Corp. Viacom state 2016 $6,458,000 tax credit/rebate
Horizon Scripted Television Inc.   state 2013 $6,450,582 tax credit/rebate
20th Century Fox Film Corporation Twenty-First Century Fox state 2016 $6,431,000 tax credit/rebate
Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation Twenty-First Century Fox state 2017 $6,407,000 tax credit/rebate
Horizon Scripted Television Inc.   state 2017 $6,327,000 tax credit/rebate
CBS Studios Inc. CBS state 2017 $6,074,000 tax credit/rebate
MTV Networks Viacom state 2014 $6,018,000 tax credit/rebate
Samsung Semiconductor, Inc. Samsung state 2014 $6,000,000 tax credit/rebate
OWB Packers LLC   state 2016 $6,000,000 tax credit/rebate
ABC Studios Walt Disney state 2018 $5,988,000 tax credit/rebate
ABC Studios Walt Disney state 2017 $5,979,000 tax credit/rebate
Woodridge Productions, Inc.   state 2013 $5,891,571 tax credit/rebate
CBS Studios Inc. CBS state 2017 $5,873,000 tax credit/rebate
Almost Home Productions, LLC   state 2015 $5,850,000 tax credit/rebate
WB Studio Enterprises, Inc. AT&T state 2013 $5,811,030 tax credit/rebate
Warner Bros Pictures AT&T state 2014 $5,811,000 tax credit/rebate
Prodco, Inc   state 2015 $5,810,000 tax credit/rebate
FTP Productions, Inc.   state 2016 $5,799,000 tax credit/rebate
Film Syndicate   state 2015 $5,766,000 tax credit/rebate
Universal Television Comcast state 2016 $5,762,000 tax credit/rebate
ABC Studios Walt Disney state 2016 $5,735,000 tax credit/rebate
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