Entertainment Payroll

For 30+ years Complete Production Group has been one of the lowest cost payroll companies in entertainment.  We handle:


  • Processing Payroll for your entire staff and calculating crew hours, overtime, meals, premium pay and penalties, and agent pay


  • Handling the filing of your Federal and State taxes, end of year reporting, Federal and State quarterly and annual tax liabilities, and submittal of W2’s to the Social Security Administration and employees


  • Providing unemployment insurance, policies and audits, and handling any claims


  • Filing Workers’ Compensation insurance, administering the policies and audits, and handling any claims.


  • Administering, processing, paying and tracking all of your union pension, health, welfare and dues contributions



Our Entertainment Payroll Services Include The Following:



With our convenient direct payroll deposit service, actors and actresses can be paid on the spot! Though physical checks remain an option- in this digital age, directly depositing payment into your staff’s checking accounts means zero hassle from those wondering when they’ll be receiving payment for their services. CPGNY offers payment processing solutions that are convenient for all concerned, making for a production that runs smoothly and successfully.



From regular wage earners to independent contractors and even those with an incorporated status, CPGNY will have all participating parties covered, with the necessary local, state, and federal taxes filed and proper financial documentation maintained. Let us handle the administrative burden of Forms W-2 and 1099 while you concentrate on realizing your creative vision!

Commercial Talent Payment Services:

  • Celebrity & Overscale
  • Union / Non-Union Talent Payments
  • Negotiations & Re-negotiations
  • Pinpoint Estimating: Session & Residuals
  • Final Cast Assistance
  • Contract Preparation
  • Storyboard Review