State Credit Name: Qualified Research Activities Credit
Expiration Date: Indefinite
Who Can Apply? Corporations and flow-through entities
Credit Carry Forward: Unused credit can be carried forward for 5 years.
About the Credit: The Alternative Simplified Credit method is used based on Oregon sales and is lesser than the following:
- 5% of the amount by which the QRE’s exceed 10% of Oregon sales,
- $10,000 times the number of percentage points by which the QRE’s exceed 10% of Oregon sales; or
- the taxpayer’s liability after other credits.
Notes: For tax years after 2011, the credit may not exceed $1 million. For tax years before 2012, the credit may not exceed $2 million.
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