Industries Served

Plastics & Rubber

Manufacturers in the Plastics & Rubber Industry perform considerable amounts of research and development attempting to formulate new polymer compounds as well as expanding technological means for processing and forming plastic and rubber materials into desired shapes and configurations. Examples of plastic & rubber innovation activities that present R&D tax credit opportunities include:
  • Developing an enhanced plastic-extrusion process for blending virgin and re-cycled plastic material for use in an injection-molding process
  • Developing and evaluating the performance characteristics of a new high-durometer rubber compound for use in the manufacture of an automotive engine part
  • Developing and testing a biodegradable plastic compound for use in packaging a seafood product
Businesses in the Packaging Industry are likely candidates to receive cash benefits from an R&D tax credit study. Intrepid Advisors' experts can deliver maximum benefits for each tax year.

Company Profile

  • Industry : Plastics & Rubber
  • Annual Revenue: $25-$50 Million
  • Employees: 250-300

R&D Tax Credits

  • Federal R&D Tax Credit: $387,587
  • State R&D Tax Credit: $66,554

How Can Intrepid Advisors Help?

Intrepid Advisors has an experienced and practical approach for guiding our clients in the Plastics & Rubber industry through the R&D tax credit process. Our team of specialized professionals go above and beyond to provide the peace of mind that comes with having a highly detailed study outlining all qualified research activities. We ensure each client is carefully analyzed as a candidate to receive the R&D tax credit. Intrepid Advisors’ engineering and financial teams are equipped with the educational background and knowledge to work with a multitude of industries.