California R&D Tax Credit Summary

R&D Tax Credit Available

Yes

STATE

California

NAME

California Research Credit

DOES IT APPLY TO C-CORPS & PASS THROUGHS?

Yes

DESCRIPTION

Nonrefundable credit with similar definition to federal for Qualified Research Expenses and Qualified Research Activities, except only include California-based expenses. Credit follows federal regular credit method, also has an Alternative Incremental Research Credit (AIRC) method.

PERCENTAGE

15% on incremental expenses over the base amount