Case Studies


R&D Case Studies

Aerospace

Commercial satellite service provider developed next generation satellite platform as well as new and improved networks for communication needs

Software

Company developing technology and analytical processes to connect consumer products companies and retailers

Manufacturing/Engineering

Company designs and manufactures communication towers and steel poles for energy transmission and distribution

Architectural/Engineering

Firm providing building design, bridge design, structural evaluations

Plastic Injection Molding

Company designing and producing complex rather than commodity type plastic injection molded pieces

Compounding pharmacy

Developed new manufacturing processes as a result of the Drug Quality and Security Act of 2013

Hardware/software

Developing 3D dimensioning technology to provide fast, any shape dimensions

Citrus Processing

Coop processing citrus fruit to juice, pulp and animal feed

Textiles

Improvements to textiles, to improve performance, chemistry changes to meet EPA requirements

Chemical

Company develops innovative chemical extraction and process solutions for oil and mining, industrial and pulp and paper industries

Transportation and logistics

Software development to track assets and improve efficiency

M&E Case Studies

Accounting firm

  • Total M&E expenses for one year - $15,121,170
  • Client currently deducted 50% or $7,560,585
  • M&E study results in deductions of $9,731,375 or an increase of 28.7%.

Manufacturing

  • Total M&E expenses for one year - $2,556,678.
  • Client currently deducted 50% or $1,278,339
  • M&E study results in deductions of $1,558,461 or an increase of 22%.

Co-op

  • Total M&E expenses for one year - $768,703.
  • Client currently deducted 50% or $384,351
  • M&E study results in deductions of $494,639 or an increase of 15%.

Section 199

Domestic Production Activities Deduction

Manufacturing

Innovative Food packaging

Engineering

Engineering firm with global activities

Manufacturing

Manufacturer of clamps with part of process in Mexico and part in US