Misconceptions about the federal research and development tax credit leave many companies paying more tax than required.
The case explains the IRS’ view of the requirements to establish substantial rights for work performed under contract for the R&D credit.
Source: RSM US LLP. PBMares is a member of RSM US Alliance. Notice 2020-23 automatically extends the timeline for investing in a Qualified Opportunity Fund (QOF) in light of the COVID-19 public health emergency.
On Friday the House of Representatives passed H.R. 6201, the Families First Coronavirus Response Act. The legislation will be voted on by the Senate this week. This act has bi-partisan support and is expected to pass quickly. Once enacted, this bill has implications for many of our clients.
The Virginia Enterprise Zone Program made a few changes for the 2019 grant year that may benefit Virginia companies IF they are located in an enterprise zone and installed solar panels in 2019.
The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act has provided a host of new regulations aimed at spurring economic development. One of those provisions that has flown under the radar throughout 2018 is the newly established qualified opportunity zones (O-Zones). The Department of Treasury recently released the long-awaited proposed regulations that help provide a level of clarity to ease investor uncertainties.
From a regional perspective, the Shenandoah Valley has a diverse economy made up of numerous industries and no one dominant company. As a result, the [...]