21 10, 2015

Government Contractor Myth 2: Pursuing the credit isn’t worth my return on investment.

October 21st, 2015|alliantgroup|

Moving along in our blog series on the eight myths that are costing software and technology government contractors big dollars in annual tax savings, let’s explore our second R&D Tax Credit myth (one that mistakenly questions the very value of […]

14 10, 2015

Government Contractor Myth 1: My company doesn’t do R&D.

October 14th, 2015|alliantgroup|

Last week, we kicked off our blog series on eight myths that are costing software and technology government contractors big dollars in annual tax savings. Busting this first misperception dispels the most basic of the R&D Tax Credit myths:
Myth 1: […]

8 10, 2015

8 Tax Credit Myths About Government Contractors

October 8th, 2015|alliantgroup|

If so, then there is an excellent chance that your everyday projects could qualify for the single biggest tax credit out there for U.S. businesses.

Despite what you may have heard, the Research and Development (R&D) Tax Credit is available for […]

7 10, 2015

American Cheese: A Family Business Cashes in on Research and Development

October 7th, 2015|alliantgroup|

Two years after buying a small dairy farm in Willows, California, three brothers dug a deep cellar with their bare hands and the help of a horse and a fresno scraper.

Richard, Fred and John Rumiano, Italian immigrants, started experimenting with […]

2 10, 2015

Reshoring and Technology Production Underpinning Manufacturing’s Rebound

October 2nd, 2015|alliantgroup|

Despite its nearly 100-year reign over global production, a plunge of U.S. manufacturing employment has had economists and laborers alike concerned for what the future holds for domestic factories. Left vulnerable over the last three decades by economic crises and […]

24 09, 2015

How 3 Utility Contractors Qualified for the R&D Credit

September 24th, 2015|alliantgroup|

After decades of business-as-usual and activities that kept the utility industry’s advancement slow and steady, disruptive technologies are requiring contractors to up their games and find fast solutions to bigger demands. Fortunately, there are rewards in place for companies that are […]

9 09, 2015

Hologram and Smartphone R&D Tops CNN’s 21 Coolest Invention List for 2015

September 9th, 2015|alliantgroup|

Silicon Valley’s R&D is at the top if its game. Patents filed this year by Sony, Google, Samsung and some other usual suspects are getting consumers excited for a future that promises to be nothing if not interactive. Holograms, assisted […]

27 08, 2015

10 Industries and Over 60 Disciplines for Small Business Government Contractors

August 27th, 2015|alliantgroup|

The U.S. government provides a wide array of services to its citizens, and is able to deliver these through the help of civilian contractors. Many companies fail to bid on government contract work because they’re unaware they can be of service.

If […]

14 08, 2015

R&D for Government Contractors

August 14th, 2015|alliantgroup|

More often than not, research and development and government contracting go hand-in-hand. And despite what you may have heard, many of the everyday projects you do on a contractual basis with the government can qualify you for R&D based tax […]

11 08, 2015

Case Study: Even Small Oil and Gas Businesses Qualify for R&D Tax Credit

August 11th, 2015|alliantgroup|

There is a wild misconception that significant government-sponsored tax incentives are designed exclusively for conglomerate enterprise. While it’s true that the big guys and their armies of tax lawyers are all over the R&D Tax Credit, the notion that small- and […]