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12:26 pm
Fri February 21, 2014

"House of Cards" Production Delayed Over MD Tax Credits

Credit Netflix

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) - Netflix political drama series "House of Cards" is demanding millions of dollars more in tax credits from Maryland, or it will go elsewhere.

The Washington Post reports that California-based production company Media Rights Capital has pushed back its filming schedule for its third season to see if lawmakers boost credits for film and television projects enough.

Last year, lawmakers boosted the $7.5 million annual allocation to $25 million, but they're divided on whether to do that again.

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