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 […]

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. […]

Pittsburgh Central Keystone Innovation Zone Tax Credit

The PCKIZ assists companies that qualify to obtain tax credits through the KIZ Tax Credit Program. Who is eligible for this funding option? Less than 8-years old, for profit startups, located in the Pittsburgh Central Keystone Innovation Zone. Technology, energy, biotechnology, nanotechnology, and advanced manufacturing. Grants: This fund provides targeted grant funding for KIZ businesses […]