Architecture Firm Receives §179D Tax Deduction of Over $160,000

An architecture firm in Connecticut was hired by a government entity to design an 89,693 square-foot elementary school. The design, which was completed in 2020, included several energy efficiency measures in the school’s lighting, HVAC systems, and the building envelope. These measures were found to exceed the standards of ASHRAE 90.1-2007 by over 50 percent, [...]

By |2020-07-24T01:53:41-07:00July 24th, 2020|179D, Architects and Engineers, Sustainability|Comments Off on Architecture Firm Receives §179D Tax Deduction of Over $160,000

What Architects and Engineers Should Know about the Research and Development (R&D) Tax Credit

From designing sustainable buildings to developing plans that incorporate more cost-efficient materials or construction methods, architects and engineers often pursue innovative new techniques in their day-to-day work. However, many architecture and engineering firms miss out on the opportunity to significantly reduce their tax burdens with a commonly overlooked incentive: the Research and Development (R&D) Tax [...]

By |2020-07-02T07:45:50-07:00July 2nd, 2020|Architects and Engineers, R&D Tax Credit|Comments Off on What Architects and Engineers Should Know about the Research and Development (R&D) Tax Credit