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  • Prior to forming Tax Credit Funding, LLC in 2010, Noel was a partner of another national film tax incentive brokering and financing company for more than 5 years.  Since 2005, he has brokered film tax credits for hundreds of films, television shows, and video games.
  • Mr. Paynter spent several hours lobbying state legislatures protecting and improving state entertainment tax credit programs during the explosive growth period of such programs between 2005 and 2009.  He drafted an extensive amount of the legislation behind the enacted Arizona film tax credit program, and assisted with drafting similar language for use by other legislators in their respective film tax credit program legislative processes.
  • Before entering the film tax incentive brokering and financing arena, he was a full time practicing attorney and CPA with the Phoenix, Arizona based firm, Woodrow & Paynter, P.L.C.  His client base included over 700 individuals, businesses, estates and trusts for which he provided expert legal guidance in the areas of State and Federal Tax Law, Estate and Business Succession Planning, Probate, and Business Formations and Transactions.  He also spent several semesters as an adjunct Professor at the Keller Graduate School of Management teaching Tax Law to MBA candidates.
  • His education was earned at the University of Kansas (B.S. Bus.Adm., 1990) and the University of Missouri - Kansas City School of Law (J.D., 1993).  Mr. Paynter frequently lectures on the topic of state film tax incentive programs and related financing all over the world.   A small sample of his speaking engagements include:  Georgia Entertainment Industry Investment Act ICLE Program; Rome International Film Festival; International Entertainment, Sports and Intellectual Law Conference; BronzLens Film Festival; DC Independent Film Festival; Charleston International Film Festival; International Family Film Festival; Sci-fi London Film Festival; Philadelphia Independent Film Festival; Austin Film Festival, and many more.
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