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Online Software – Latest IRS Thinking – Section 199 Domestic Production Activities Deduction

Currently the IRS is working on updating its guidance regarding online software which we expect some additional guidance early in 2016. Online software under Section 199 is generally not qualified for the Domestic Production Activities Deduction (Section 199 deduction) unless …

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New Long Awaited R&D Credit Regs on Internal Use Software

These important new proposed regulations issued last week on the R&D tax credit affect what is known as internal use software or IUS which has been debated since Congress distinguished internal use software from other software back in 1986. Over …

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Online Software Regs – Section 199 Domestic Production Deduction – Taxpayer must show substantially identical software

Under existing IRS regulations on Section 199, the Domestic Production Deduction, software qualifies for 199 treatment, but online software may or may not depending upon whether certain exceptions are met. As with other qualifying domestic production property under section 199, …

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