Does your Pennsylvania business engage in research and development (R&D) activities? If so, you could qualify for significant tax savings through the Pennsylvania R&D tax credit program.
Whether you are a CPA firm with qualifying clients or a business applying directly for tax credits, it is valuable to have the guidance of a professional firm that can offer full audit representation. Here are some best practices you should consider in seeking representation.
Are you taking advantage of energy tax deductions for your investment in energy-efficient systems? If you are not benefitting from the 179 tax deduction, you could be losing out on thousands of dollars of tax savings.
Does your manufacturing business resolve technological challenges through the innovative use of products and processes? Many manufacturers do not realize the R&D tax credit extends beyond basic research to include applied research.
It is critical that U.S. manufacturers understand that remaining competitive in the ever-changing global economy will require that they expand their investments in R&D strategies. As business leaders and public policy makers examine strategies to accelerate manufacturing growth, one of the best strategies is through the newly expanded R&D tax credit.
With a longstanding reputation for leadership in aerospace, agriculture, healthcare and manufacturing, Ohio remains one of the nation’s most innovative states. To further encourage innovation, the state provides incentives for certain research and development (R&D) activities that bring new ideas to market, promote economic growth, create jobs and help keep Ohio competitive.
Insurance companies who develop innovative ways to deliver customer services and access information and technology, may qualify for R&D tax credit savings.
When Congress made federal R&D tax credits permanent with the PATH Act of 2015, it included a new provision that benefits startups and small businesses.
Contractors can gain considerable benefits through federal and state research & development (R&D) tax credits. Knowing the specifics about eligibility, which party has rights and risks and how the credits are calculated can go a long way in maximizing your tax savings.
Massachusetts companies can now calculate their Massachusetts research credit using a new simplified method, opening up opportunities to companies that did not meet documentation requirements previously or were obligated to use the maximum amount of 16% per code section 830 CMR 63.38M.1(5)(a)1.