Local Businesses Invited to Learn About Research & Development Tax Credits

By HTDC.org Hawaii September 18, 2018

Learn to take advantage of tax credits at the Hawaii Research & Development Tax Credits for Businesses Workshop, presented by Goodsill Anderson Quinn & Stifel and CW Associates, CPAs. This informative workshop is designed for local companies that are either developing an innovative product, engineering a new product or experimenting with new technologies, and have large federal tax burdens.

WHAT:
Research & Development Tax Credits for Businesses

WHEN:
Thursday, Sept. 20
9:30 a.m.–12 noon

WHERE:
Hawaii Foreign-Trade Zone No. 9
521 Ala Moana Blvd., Honolulu, HI 96813

The workshop covers federal and state tax credits answering questions like:

  • Who can benefit from the research and development tax credits?
  • What qualifies as research and development?
  • What tax credits are available?
  • How do these tax credits work?
  • What are the state qualifications?

Check-in begins at 9 a.m. with the presentation starting at 9:30 a.m. Speaking at the workshop are Michael J. O‘Malley, the managing partner of Goodsill Anderson Quinn & Stifel, and Scott Hayashi, tax director at CW Associates, CPAs. HTDC will also release a new research and development tax grant this fiscal year, which will be announced and discussed at the event.

Registration is required — sign up by Wednesday, Sept. 19 to reserve your spot today. Tickets are $25 each. Livestream sites have been added on Maui, Kailua-Kona, and Kauai. Event and registration information can be found online at hirdtaxcredit2.eventbrite.com. Light refreshments will be provided. Parking is available in the Hawaii Foreign-Trade Zone No. 9 parking lot. For more information, contact sbir@htdc.org.

This event is sponsored by the Hawaii Technology Development Corporation INNOVATE Hawaii, Maui Economic Development Board, and the Kauai Small Business Development Center.

Link: http://dbedt.hawaii.gov/blog/18-47/