Archive for April 2019

R&D Tax Credits are worth 21% more in 2018

Since the corporate tax rate was reduced from 35% to 21% starting in 2018, the federal R&D tax credit has increased by about 21%. This is because businesses are required to either reduce their business deductions by the amount of the gross R&D credit or make a “reduced credit” election in accordance with Internal Revenue…

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Making Life Easier for Our Clients!

At BRAYN, our internal goal is to make life easier for our clients. The Payroll Tax Credit – Challenges and Solutions The Payroll Tax Credit (PTC) is a powerful new tax credit for start-ups. Companies performing R&D, who have less than $5M in gross receipts, and no gross receipts prior to the last 5 years,…

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New Tax Bill Increases Opportunities for Saving Money on Real Estate Investments

Tax reform is now law and, in the world of real estate and construction, there are major implications to CPAs, finance professionals, property owners, and real estate developers. The new law, titled the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, made changes that significantly affect building construction and renovation projects, as well as property acquisitions. Qualified Improvement…

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