Congress should double the Alternative Simplified Credit, and lawmakers should pay for the increased research incentive by eliminating the tax break on qualified dividends, which mostly goes to wealthy stockholders.
R&D and Innovation
November 18, 2010
In this event hosted by Politico and sponsored by Qualcomm, ITIF President Rob Atkinson participates in a discussion of the future of technology policy with a panel of industry leaders.
October 26, 2010
New survey on innovation reveals significant innovation gap between industries.
October 5, 2010
Stephen Ezell presented on "Technology Transfer: Issues and Processes class at the USDA."
September 24, 2010
There are a number of ways to keep innovation going in the right direction even if funds are limited. They include regulatory reform, smarter tax policies, procurement reform, the better use of technology and more.
July 20, 2010
Budget-cutting orthodoxy could mean harming programs that are vital to the United States” long-term economic health.
July 7, 2010
While the U.S. once led the world in IT R&D, in the last decade other nations have caught up, as a share of total R&D.
May 12, 2010
ITIF outlines five principles to guide lawmakers in crafting a COMPETES reauthorization.
April 30, 2010
The re-authorization of the America COMPETES Act will help foster innovation and American global competitiveness, but more can be done.
March 8, 2010
ITIF outlines eight ideas to improve the U.S. innovation system.
January 26, 2010
Expanding the R&D credit would spur job creation and innovation.