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R&D Tax Incentive Information Bulletin

Eva Pettifor . 29 Nov 2016 . Comments
R&D Tax Incentive Information Bulletin

Welcome to the November edition of the R&D Tax Incentive Information Bulletin; your monthly resource for programme guidance, trends, news and updates.
Issues Guidance released to help R&D applicants and advisors
New guidance is available to help companies and tax advisors correctly identify and register for the R&D Tax Incentive in the fields of software development, agriculture, building and construction, and mining.
Access the guidance to avoid common errors in self-assessment >>
R&D Tax Incentive programme: 'Applying the Law'
This is a new form of guidance which presents anonymised findings that have been made by Innovation and Science Australia and the Department of Industry, Innovation and Science on real companies conducting real R&D activities. 
Read the case studies to ensure you remain informed >>
Snapshot of the R&D Tax Incentive programme performance (2015)
Since the R&D Tax Incentive began in 2011, registration numbers have increased by an average of 12.6% per year. 2015 was a record year for programme participation with more than 15,024 registered companies and R&D expenditure of $17.89 billion as at September 2016.
Learn more about the growth of R&D registrations for 2016 >>
The first phase of the R&D Tax Incentive Review is now complete
The department has received 166 online survey responses and 153 submissions, held 20 nationwide feedback sessions, several Ministerial roundtables and meetings with stakeholders. Now, it's time for the second and third phases of consultation on the R&D Tax Incentive Review.
View the submissions and learn more about the Review >>
What do you think of the R&D Tax Incentive Information Bulletin?
We are always trying to improve the way we communicate with our stakeholders and are keen to hear about your preferences for receiving news and updates on the R&D Tax Incentive programme.
Contact us: Tell us what you think >>
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