posts tagged as R&D

By Restaurant Practice Leaders | February 27, 2020

Restaurants Cook Up Tax Savings with the R&D Tax Credit

Between declining foot traffic, high fees from delivery apps and heavy competition, the restaurant industry has been seeing its share of challenges to the bottom line. It might seem counterintuitive to look to tax filing season for a... read more

By Lisa Haffer | November 14, 2016

2016 Year in Review: Tax Planning for Restaurants

As 2016 comes to an end, taxpayers need to be proactive in year-end tax planning. The Protecting Americans from Tax Hikes Act of 2015 (PATH Act), was signed into law in December 2015 and made many changes that are effective with 2016 tax... read more

By Restaurant Practice Leaders | October 03, 2016

Nine Questions Brewery Owners Should Ask Their CPAs: Part 1

Do you own a brewery and have a question that you think may be outside of your CPA’s scope of knowledge? Do yourself a favor and just ask! From research and development (R&D) to trademarking advice, your CPA can provide insights into... read more

By Dana Zukofsky | January 29, 2016

PErspective in Restaurants: Private Equity Hungry for Deals in the Restaurant Sector

Over the past year, private equity activity has heated up in the restaurant industry. Historically, investors wanted to see proof of concept in multiple markets, minimum revenues, EBITDA, number of units and a good story before they... read more

By Jeff Tubaugh | December 21, 2015

Beneficial Tax Extenders Act Signed into Law

On December 18, President Obama signed into law the Protecting Americans from Tax Hikes Act (PATH).   read more

By Restaurant Practice Leaders | May 07, 2015

Tax Opportunities on Tap for Breweries and Brewpubs

Craft brewers have evolved from specialty producers into major players in the food and beverage industry, producing 22.2 million barrels of beer in 2014. read more

By Lisa Haffer | February 18, 2015

Are There R&D Tax Credit Opportunities in the Restaurant Industry?

If you own a restaurant, there may be potential research and development (R&D) tax credit opportunities available to you read more