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Understanding The Most Underutilized R&D Tax Incentive (Webinar Today, Thursday, June 28, 2018)

WHEN: Thursday, June 28, 2018 from 12:00 – 12:15 PM CT


Is your company taking full advantage of the R&D Tax Credit?

According to the Wall Street Journal, only 5% of companies eligible for the R&D Tax Credit actually take advantage of this incentive.

alliantgroup’s mission since 2002 has been one of education and awareness, and after over 15 years of experience specializing in the R&D Tax Credit, we have received a number of frequently asked questions throughout the years.

This webinar will answer the most pressing questions that you have, such as:

  • My company doesn’t invent anything, can I still qualify?
  • Why does the government offer the R&D credit?
  • Does my company need to be in a specific industry?
  • This sounds too good to be true…is it?

Whether your company has never heard of the credit, is interested but don’t think you qualify, or claim it every year you don’t want to miss this presentation that will give you a better understanding on how the credit works and how to receive the full benefit that your company deserves.

Join our presenter and tax expert, alliantgroup Managing Director, Reed Showalter, CPA as he breaks down these common questions for a better understanding of the benefits this incentive could, and should, be providing for you, your company or your clients.

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Understanding The Most Underutilized Tax Incentive (Thursday, June 28th 2018)

Is your company taking full advantage of the R&D Tax Credit?

According to the Wall Street Journal, only 5% of companies eligible for the R&D Tax Credit actually take advantage of this incentive.

alliantgroup’s mission since 2002 has been one of education and awareness, and after over 15 years of experience specializing in the R&D Tax Credit, we have received a number of frequently asked questions throughout the years.

This webinar will answer the most pressing questions that you have, such as:

  • My company doesn’t invent anything, can I still qualify?
  • Why does the government offer the R&D credit?
  • Does my company need to be in a specific industry?
  • This sounds too good to be true…is it?
  • Why should I partner with alliantgroup?

Whether your company has never heard of the credit, is interested but don’t think you qualify, or claim it every year you don’t want to miss this presentation that will give you a better understanding on how the credit works and how to receive the full benefit that your company deserves.

Join our presenter and tax expert, alliantgroup Managing Director, Reed Showalter, CPA as he breaks down these common questions for a better understanding of the benefits this incentive could, and should, be providing for you, your company or your clients.

REGISTER FOR COMPLIMENTARY WEBINAR THURSDAY 6.28.2018

 

 

Michigan in the Spotlight: History, Business Climate, Tax Incentives and Credits

This month takes us to the Wolverine State of Michigan. The origins of this name are obscure, but may be derived from a busy trade in Wolverine furs during the 18thCentury.

Its largest city, Detroit, is famed as the seat of the U.S. auto industry, which inspired Diego Riviera’s murals at the Detroit institute of Arts. Also in Detroit is Hitsville U.S.A., the original headquarters of the Motown Record Company. Michigan is home to many great musicians including The Supremes, The Temptations, Stevie Wonder, Smokey Robinson, Bob Seger, Kid Rock and Alice Cooper.

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Your Practical Guide To Motion Picture And Television Production Tax Incentives – July 2017

Peter Scalise

Motion Picture and Television Production Tax Incentives (hereinafter “MPIs”) are tax incentives that are available at the U.S. Federal Level, at most of the U.S. Multi-State Levels, and on a Global Level through nearly a hundred participating countries worldwide and should certainly be incorporated into the tax planning process for movie and television studios to properly tax affect their costs of production.  Read more

Lights, Camera, Action And Tax Cut! A Spotlight On The Expansion Of The NYS Film Tax Credit Program

On November 4th of 2016, New York State Governor Andrew Cuomo signed Chapter 420 of the Laws of 2016 which expanded the New York State Film Tax Credit Program (hereinafter the “NYSFTCP”) for qualified production companies that produce feature films; television series; relocated television series; television pilots; television movies; and/or incur post-production costs associated with the original creation of these aforementioned film productions.

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West Virginia: Focus On Tax Climate

Monika Miles

Known for its mountainous landscape and rolling hills, this month we travel east to West Virginia. The state has a rich history and is embedded in the Appalachian Mountains.

West Virginia is known for a wide range of outdoor recreational activities, such as skiing, whitewater rafting, fishing, hiking, backpacking, mountain biking and hunting. For something on the calmer side, the state offers many golf courses.

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USCIS Proposes New Alternative To Attract International Entrepreneurs To Stay In The US

Neeraj Bhatia

International entrepreneurs, who find it difficult to satisfy the EB5 criteria as they are unable to raise overseas investment, may soon be provided an alternative route. U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) is proposing a new rule which is aimed at expanding immigration options for foreign entrepreneurs who meet certain criteria for creating jobs, attracting investment and generating revenue in the U.S. This rule would allow certain international entrepreneurs to be considered for parole (temporary permission to be in the United States) so that they may start or scale their businesses here in the United States.

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Lights, Camera, Action and Tax Cut!

Peter Scalise

Your Practical Guide to Movie Production Tax Incentives

Introduction

Whether you’re a publicly held movie studio conglomerate producing and distributing substantial numbers of films annually commanding significant shares of box office revenues worldwide or an independent filmmaker, movie production tax incentives should certainly be considered and incorporated into the tax planning process to properly tax effect the cost of filmmaking.    Read more

Tax Incentives for Higher Education

The tax code provides a variety of tax incentives for families who are paying higher education costs or are repaying student loans. You may be able to claim an American Opportunity Credit or Lifetime Learning Credit for the qualified tuition and related expenses of the students in your family who are enrolled in eligible educational institutions. Read more

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