On June 19, 2014, Location Guide turned to Chiquita Banks, manager in the state and local tax consulting practice, for expert commentary in its article, “Georgia Builds on Filming Appeal with Insurgent and Oprah Winfrey-produced Selma.”
The Bennett Thrasher Foundation is pleased to announce the acceptance of the following new board members: Christi Borgquist, Courtney Edwards, Jessica Holloway, Jane Klingmeyer, Bailey Maxwell, Alana Mueller, Chase Quinn, Shannon Thompson and Ceci Venker. These associates will serve for a two-year term from July 1, 2014, through June 30, 2016.
Governments use different types of incentives to foster economic growth, build infrastructure and create jobs. Specifically, incentives are used to attract or support particular industries. To foster the growth of the film, television and production industry, the U.S. federal government and most state governments offer incentives to motion picture and television productions.
On June 6, the Sandy Springs Patch featured Bennett Thrasher’s Lyn Reagan, partner emerita, in the article, “Sandy Springs Woman Dominates Field at REV3 Triathlon.” The article highlighted Reagan’s victory in the Olympic distance Triathlon in Knoxville, Tennessee, where she won first place in her age group on May 18.
Thanks to financial growth, Bennett Thrasher has hired close to 50 associates over the past year to fill various needs at different levels across the firm.That brings our firm total to approximately 180 people.
On Monday, June 2, the IRS issued new regulations amending the Research and Development Tax Credit (Reg. §1.41-9(b)(2)) allowing taxpayers to use the alternative simplified credit (ASC) method for computing the credit on an amended return.
On May 28, 2014, Business News Daily turned to Chris Frederick, dispute resolution and forensics director, and Kyle Aldridge, senior manager, for expert commentary in their article, “Still Recovering From Winter?
Bennett Thrasher LLP is pleased to announce that the Association for Accounting Marketing (AAM) selected the firm as its first place winner in the Website category for “Firms With $25 Million or More in Revenue” at the association’s 20th annual Marketing Achievement Awards. The award was announced on May 23, 2014 in Austin, Texas at the 25th annual AAM Summit. Expert category judges, including professionals in marketing, advertising, communications and professional services, reviewed and judged 104 entries.
DeKalb County businesses are still recovering from the distressing winter storms that hit the area this past January and February. In an article for The Champion Free Press, Bennett Thrasher’s Chris Frederick and Kyle Aldridge weighed in on how businesses were impacted by the poor road and weather conditions during the storms.
The Federal Research and Development (R&D) tax credit expired on December 31, 2013 for the ninth time since it was first enacted in 1981. This credit is aimed at encouraging companies to invest in new technologies and innovation within the United States.
Does your company need a Transfer Pricing health check? Do you have a thorough understanding of your company’s transfer pricing risk? Understanding and quantifying your risk is a critical step in responsibly managing it.
FamilyLawyerMagazine.com, an online portal dedicated to helping family lawyers, recently published a piece by BT Partner Emerita and Senior Manager Beth Key about the role of financial and valuation experts in divorce cases.