Tax Credits
PA’s Research and Development Tax Credit

Overview Allows companies holding qualifying Research and Development Tax Credits to apply for approval to sell those tax credits and assign them to the buyer(s). Uses Applied research and development expenditures Funding Ten percent tax credit of company’s increased research and development expenses over a base period (prorated to not exceed $15 million annual cap […]

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Tax Credits
Greater Oakland Keystone Innovation Zone Tax Credit Program

Part of the Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic Development’s (DCED) state-wide economic development funding initiative, the GO KIZ exists to leverage innovations developed at the University of Pittsburgh, Carnegie Mellon University and the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC) in the establishment,  relocation and growth of technology-based companies in this specially designated geographic zone. […]

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Grants
Urban Innovation21 (Pittsburgh Central Keystone Innovation Zone Tax Credit)

Urban Innovation21 offers programming to support and help grow startups and entrepreneurs.  We are a unique public-private partnership that is supporting the growth of entrepreneurship in our region’s innovation economy and connecting that growth to underserved communities and the residents who live in those communities. Urban Innovation21 is keenly concerned with the stagnation of local […]

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