R&D Tax Credit Preparation and Advisory Services

Swanson Reed offers specialist claim preparation and advisory services:

  • TRADITIONAL CREDIT CALCULATION: An offset available in certain circumstances equal to 20 percent of the excess of qualified research expenses.
  • START-UP CREDIT CALCULATION: An offset available in certain circumstances equal to 6 percent of the current-year qualified research expenses.
  • ALTERNATIVE SIMPLIFIED CREDIT:  An offset available equal to 14 percent of the excess of current-year qualified research expenses.
  • R&D PLAN WRITING AND SUBSTANTIATION ASSISTANCE: Our dedicated team will help prepare the documentation required to formulate and execute experimental activities. This process aims to augment your R&D tax credit claim potential.
  • AUDIT DEFENSE: Our team of audit specialists will assist you in IRS audit preparation and defense strategies.

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Why choose Swanson Reed?

With offices across the nation, Swanson Reed manages all facets of the R&D tax credit program, from claim preparation and audit compliance to management of full claim disputes.

We treat client confidentiality and client tax risk seriously:ISO-31000-Risk-Management-300x200

  • We are certified to the  ISO31000:2009 Risk Management standard.
  • All claims prepared by Swanson Reed undergo a six eye review.
  • All claims undergo a technical review involving a qualified engineer and tax agent.
  • Our tax risk and general risk management policies and processes are independently reviewed each year.
  • We are a Better Bureau Business accredited business.

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