Lunchtime Learning: What are R&D Credits and How Can Architects and Engineering Companies Benefit?

This lunchtime seminar aims to provide specific information on Research & Experimentation (R&D) tax credits, with respect to the architect and engineering industries. Throughout this seminar, we will create a roadmap to demonstrate the significant impact that the R&D tax credit can have on your business.

Presented by: Ron Wainwright, Partner and National Leader of  Credits & Accounting Methods, Cherry Bekaert  

A tax partner with more than 25 years of experience in the area of taxation, Ron serves a diverse client base including multi-national, public and closely held companies. Prior to joining Cherry Bekaert, Ron was a tax partner with an international firm for ten years, followed by several years with a regional firm. During his career, Ron spent seven years in a national tax role in Washington, D.C., focusing on domestic and international tax issues, mergers and acquisitions and IRS tax controversy matters.

Sponsored by: TriNet

At the completion of this course, participants will be able to:

  • Describe the history and purpose of the Research & Experimentation tax credit;
  • Identify who is eligible and who is ineligible to receive such a credit;
  • Summarize examples of “qualified services” which qualify for the credit; and
  • Identify which type of costs would be eligible for this credit.