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Populous Contracts are Not Funded R&D for R&D Tax Credit

In a December 2019 motion, the taxpayer Populous Holdings, an architectural design firm, won the motion allowing them to claim the R&D tax credit on its contracts with clients. Populous claimed the R&D tax credit for architectural work it does …

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R&D Tax Credit / R&D Expenses – Changes in New Tax Bill December 2017

The R&D tax credit was preserved in the final tax bill, known as the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, thus retaining this important tax credit for businesses to continue to incentivize retaining R&D and tech jobs in the U.S. The …

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Texas R&D Tax Credit – Reinstated

Texas’ HB 800 R&D Tax Incentives Bill reinstated the state’s popular research and development tax credit (R&D Tax Credit), which had previously been eliminated in 2006. The new R&D incentive, effective for tax reports due on or after January 1st, …

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R&D Tax Credit – Tax Extenders Bill 2014 – Vote on Thursday

Congress is expecting a vote on HR 5771, on Thursday which would extend the R&D tax credit and energy efficient tax credit under Section 45L for one year – meaning both tax credits would be retroactively enacted for 2014 (but …

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Texas R&D Tax Credit

The state of Texas has enacted a Research and Development Tax Credit. The law allows taxpayers to take a franchise tax credit for R&D expenditures or a sales and use tax exemption for the purchase or lease of depreciable tangible …

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