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Lauren Highsmith
Lauren Highsmith
“We’re seeing a cultural shift as women become more prevalent in R&D roles.” The Great Recession framed Lauren Highsmith’s Master…
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Lauren Highsmith
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Heba Assabgy
“I learned quickly how to work with people at all levels and how to motivate them to cooperate with me…
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Heba Assabgy
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International Innovation Barometer 2020
The outlook for innovation is promising Research and Development (R&D) spending is on the rise across the globe. In an…
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International Innovation Barometer 2020
Women In STEM
In tandem with the emergence of gender equality as a critical corporate sustainability and risk mitigation issue, business action to…
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Women In STEM
Using Tax Credits to Ease the Pressure Building on the Oilfield Services Market
Since the famous success of Spindletop, North America’s Oil and Gas Industry is consumed by the drive for innovation. Today,…
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Using Tax Credits to Ease the Pressure Building on the Oilfield Services Market
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One Small Step
The R&D that launched Apollo 11 “We choose to go to the moon,” said President John F. Kennedy in a famous…
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One Small Step
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The R&D Tax Credit and the Role of CPA Firms
Lauren Highsmith discusses how companies can maximize returns by better understanding the role of their CPAs and R&D Tax Credit…
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The R&D Tax Credit and the Role of CPA Firms
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Cash Flow Upside from Claiming R&D Tax Credits
Lauren Highsmith highlights how R&D Tax Credits can assist in direct cash back for your business Cash flow is important…
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Cash Flow Upside from Claiming R&D Tax Credits
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Dispelling the Myth of Who Qualifies for R&D Tax Credits
Ayming’s Matthew Michels outlines how all industries should consider the expanded Tax Credit qualification Companies across America exist in an…
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Dispelling the Myth of Who Qualifies for R&D Tax Credits
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5 European Women – Shaping European Business Performance, Ayming Institute’s Latest Release
Ayming Institute’s latest book is out! Following its first book, The Balanced Business, exploring the good practices to thrive and…
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5 European Women – Shaping European Business Performance, Ayming Institute’s Latest Release
Ayming U.S Job Dating in Houston a Success
Ayming is expanding quickly in the U.S. and as the market offers new opportunities, we are growing our teams all…
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Ayming U.S Job Dating in Houston a Success
What is Ayming Institute?
Ayming Institute is the reflection and innovation laboratory of the Ayming Group. It brings together all the intellectual content developed…
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What is Ayming Institute?
Blueprints
R&D Tax Credits Can Help Architecture and Engineering Firms Develop A Blueprint for Growth
  It’s about time architecture and engineering firms took a break – a tax break that is. Despite the broad…
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R&D Tax Credits Can Help Architecture and Engineering Firms Develop A Blueprint for Growth
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R&D Tax Credits Should Be Part of Biotech’s DNA
  Due to the need for constant product and process developments, the cost of R&D for the biotech industry is…
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R&D Tax Credits Should Be Part of Biotech’s DNA
Software development (coding)
From Beta to Data: Why Software Companies Should Claim the R&D Tax Credit Throughout the Development Lifecycle
  Why are software companies investing their own capital into R&D initiatives, but not claiming, or drastically under claiming, the…
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From Beta to Data: Why Software Companies Should Claim the R&D Tax Credit Throughout the Development Lifecycle
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All Companies Holding Patents Are Eligible for R&D Tax Credits
  If a company’s patent application is accepted, the IRS considers that the project meets the 3 key qualifying criteria…
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All Companies Holding Patents Are Eligible for R&D Tax Credits
Aerospace expenditures can be optimized better in the US
Sky High Costs: Not Optimizing Aerospace MRO Expenditures Can Make Profits Crash
  North America spends more on MRO than any other region and is forecasted to do so throughout the next…
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Sky High Costs: Not Optimizing Aerospace MRO Expenditures Can Make Profits Crash
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R&D Tax Credits: What the Aviation Maintenance Industry Should Know
  R&D tax credits can help aviation maintenance take flight. While many companies are already performing eligible activities, identifying and…
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R&D Tax Credits: What the Aviation Maintenance Industry Should Know
Plant Industry should be claiming R&D Taxes
Growing Concern: Plant Industry May Not Be Claiming R&D Tax Credits, But It Should
  While many in the plant growing industry turn to financial institutions or private investors as potential sources of funding,…
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Growing Concern: Plant Industry May Not Be Claiming R&D Tax Credits, But It Should
Tax Credits Eliminate the AMT
Latest Changes to R&D Tax Credits Eliminate the AMT
  What is the R&D Tax Credit ? The R&D Tax Credit helps companies remain competitive by allowing a reduction…
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Latest Changes to R&D Tax Credits Eliminate the AMT
What's in store for retailers?
What’s in Store for Retailers When It Comes to R&D Tax Credits?
  There is a misconception when it comes to R&D that it only applies to activities conducted in a lab.…
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What’s in Store for Retailers When It Comes to R&D Tax Credits?
Transforming Indirect Procurement into Profits
Transforming Indirect Procurement into Profits
  It is estimated that indirect expenditures represent up to 20% of a company’s total spend, presenting an opportunity for…
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Transforming Indirect Procurement into Profits
Feeding Agri-Food Growth Through the R&D Tax Credit
To remain competitive, companies must evolve. This is true of any company, including those belonging to the agri-food sector. The…
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Feeding Agri-Food Growth Through the R&D Tax Credit
Retail: The Direct Impact of Indirect Costs
While there are benefits to maintaining a physical retail presence, there are also high costs associated with operating stores. Overhead…
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Retail: The Direct Impact of Indirect Costs
Audit Exemptions and Reduced Tax Rates Are Making R&D Tax Credits Even More Appealing
For many large businesses, claiming the R&D tax credit provides significant funding that can be re-injected into the continuous improvement…
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Audit Exemptions and Reduced Tax Rates Are Making R&D Tax Credits Even More Appealing

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We are business performance experts who combine highly specialized knowledge – across a range of fields – with hands-on collaboration, to enable our clients and their people to go further. We are 1300 employees operating in 15 countries across Europe, and North America, and have a proven track record of providing leadership and sharing insight that stretches back over 30 years. Through extraordinary relationships we have achieved extraordinary results. By focusing on innovation, operations and people, we are proven to deliver a return on investment: in research and development funding alone, we generate $1.5 billion a year for our clients. Together we go further.

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