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R&D Tax Credits – they’re not just for the Fortune 500

They’re for everyone, and they’re now permanent! In case you missed it, with legislation enacted in December 2015, federal R&D Tax Credits have been made permanent and are retroactive. This is great news! The Research & Experimentation Tax Credit (commonly...

179D | Commercial Building Energy Tax Deduction

The Energy Policy Act of 2005 (EPAct) established the Energy Efficient Commercial Building Tax Deduction, commonly known as the 179D.  Background EPAct created this 179D Energy Efficient Commercial Building Tax Deduction, as our politicians in Washington, D.C....

Reduce Your 2016 Federal Tax Liability

We can help you lighten your load AND improve cash flow! If any of you (or your clients) own commercial real estate (CRE) with improvements valued at $300,000 or more, there may be real opportunity to reduce your 2016 tax bill. There is still plenty of time for our...

TRUMP’s proposed tax changes are stalled…

How will they affect commercial real estate owners & investors The overall U.S. Federal tax code may be the most complicated document on the planet, and it dwarfs the set of encyclopedia Britannica we had on our shelf back in the 70’s and 80’s. For the 2014 tax...

Energy Tax Credits arEnergy Tax Credits are Back!e Back!

Well, we finally got the good news after a long wait regarding the energy tax incentives! As a part of the “Bipartisan Budget Act of 2018” Congress made it official today and extended this program once again. It includes over 30 tax incentives, including the...