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“Don’t Forget the R&D Tax Credit”

 “Don’t Forget the R&D Tax Credit” in The Fabricator Readers Forum April Issue: I just read the February issue of The FABRICATOR  and saw the article on page 58 [“New law enhances manufacturers’ tax benefits,” Around Washington] about the actions taken by Congress as part of the PATH Act of 2015. However, there was no mention of […]

Black Line Group on TechVibe Radio

Scott Schmidt interviewed by TechVibe Radio on Friday, January 8, 2016 6:30 AM Click here to download the MP3: http://blacklinegrp.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/04/blg-podcast.mp3

Now is the time to start documenting your R&D

A tax credit is a “dollar-for-dollar” reduction in your tax bill. This means that it’s “cash to the bottom line of your company,” said Schmidt. “If you’ve not claimed an R&D credit in the past, you can go back and claim past years (be sure you have the necessary documentation) and into the future. It’s […]

A Christmas gift from the government: R&D tax credits made permanent

It’s not often that you hear, “Hi, we’re from the federal government, and we’re here to help you,” and it turns out to be true. But this time it is. Finally, after many years of renewing the “temporary” R&D tax credits—sometimes retroactively—Congress did the right thing and gave the tax credits permanent status. Now it’s […]

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Black Line Group on Manufacturing Talk Radio (mfgtalkradio.com)

Tuesday, December 8, 2015 1:00-2:00pm Eastern – Your business CAN qualify for the R&D Tax Credit.  Leading voices from Black Line Group Scott Schmidt, Principal and Founder and Rachel Bishop, Director of R&D Tax Credit Services unpack the R&D tax code for small to mid-sized manufacturers. 

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Black Line Group Assisting the Cause to Make the MN R&D Tax Credit Refundable Again

Scott Schmidt, Principal with Black Line Group, testified in front of the Minnesota House Tax Committee on 1-22-15 to make the MN R&D Tax Credit refundable (HF 61).  Scott commented that “when the Minnesota R&D Tax Credit was made refundable in 2010-2012, it was one of the best state credits in the country.  But after eliminating that […]

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Black Line Group/Stratasys Webinar on January 22nd, 2015

Black Line Group/Stratasys Webinar on January 22nd, 2015 On January 22nd, 2015 Black Line Group, in conjunction with Stratasys, will present a webinar for The National Institute of Standards and Technology’s (NIST) Hollings Manufacturing Extension Partnership (MEP) program titled “Improving Your Company’s Manufacturing Processes and Bottom Line with Additive Manufacturing and the R&D Tax Credit.” Event:  Improving […]