Research & Development Tax Credit for the Life Sciences Industry

Course Description:
There is no doubt that Pharmaceutical and Life Sciences companies conduct activities that may qualify for the R&D and Orphan Drug tax credits. However, companies often fail to capture the full extent of the credits that they are entitled to. This webinar will cover industry specific issues and opportunities that should be considered when preparing these calculations.


  • Provide an overview of the R&D tax credit
  • Discuss legislative updates
  • Discuss common issues and areas of opportunity
  • Learn how to identify qualified activities
  • And more

Who should attend?
This live webinar is designed for tax, accounting and other professionals who are performing R&D. Including but not limited to: CEOs, CIOs, CFOs, and engineers.

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CPE Requirements: To receive CPE credit, you must have answered 75% of the polling questions throughout the presentation and participated (logged in) for a minimum of 50 min for each hour. CPE certificates might take up to two weeks to be issued to your account.

This program is offered at no cost, there will be no refunds issued. KBKG is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: For questions, more information, complaints, contact