William Kitchens Publishes Guest Post on BiotechBlog

William H. Kitchens published on May 17th a guest post on BiotechBlog called, “Healthcare Reform Bill Presents Significant Opportunity for Life Science Companies Engaged in Innovative Research.” Buried in the recently enacted Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act is a significant benefit for small- and mid-sized biotech, pharmaceutical and medical device companies. The legislation provides a 50 percent tax credit for investments in qualified therapeutic discoveries for tax years 2009 and 2010, or a grant for the same amount tax free. Mr. Kitchens highlights the main features of this tax credit/grant program and underscores the need for companies with qualifying projects to act immediately to take advantage of the opportunity. To read the full piece, please click here.