Understanding the R&D Tax Credit – A Guide for Tax Practitioners & Advisors

Date:  Tuesday, December 15, 2015
Time:  10 - 11 a.m. Central time
CPE Credit:  One CPE credit in Taxes field of study may be awarded upon verification of participant attendance.
Presenter:  Ashley Thompson

Ashley Thompson

Managing Director

Cost Segregation Services

Manufacturing & Distribution

201 N. Illinois Street, Suite 700
P.O. Box 44998
Indianapolis, IN 46244-0998 (46204)


The research and development (R&D) tax credit can offer significant savings for organizations that qualify. Do your clients know whether they qualify? And are you aware of how to help them calculate and document the credit? Join BKD for a review of the R&D tax credit aimed at tax and accounting professionals. We'll discuss the credit, how to calculate and document it and how to prepare for potential changes in the future.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this webinar, participants will be able to:

  • Discuss the U.S. R&D tax credit
  • Demonstrate how to calculate the credit
  • Explain the R&D tax credit documentation process
  • Identify clients who may qualify for the credit
  • Recognize potential changes to the credit in the future


CPE Information

Audience:  CPAs and tax preparers serving taxable commercial clients
Program Level:  Basic
Delivery Method:  Group-Internet Based
Advance Preparation:  None
Prerequisites:  None
Refund Policy:  There is no fee associated with this webinar.


Contact Information
If you have concerns or would like information regarding program cancellation policies or CPE credit, contact us at training@bkd.com or 800.472.2745.


BKD, LLP is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: www.learningmarket.org.

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