WOTC Can Help Strengthen Senior Care Staff with Cross-Training

Written by Corporate Tax Incentives. Updated Nov 7, 2019.

Many of you have probably have heard of “cross-training.” The term usually conjures up images of gym clothes-clad men and women sweating through workouts.

With this exercise approach, a person alternates their workout activities. The intent is to affect a more comprehensive range of muscles and to increase both cardio tolerance and muscle growth, with less chance of injury.

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Fight in the Dog: Small Life Science Startups Persist Despite Odds

Written by Corporate Tax Incentives. Updated Nov 3, 2019.

“It's not the size of the dog in the fight, it's the size of the fight in the dog.”

Mark Twain, the great American writer, humorist, entrepreneur, publisher, and lecturer, is credited with authoring this wise quote. The quote speaks to tenacity, perseverance, and resilience, and how these qualities are not a matter of size, but rather attitude.

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The WOTC Can Help the Auto Industry Fill Up Their Skilled Worker Tank

Written by Corporate Tax Incentives. Updated Oct 30, 2019.

Back in the 80s, many a kid – and probably adults, too – dreamed of having their own Knight Industries Two Thousand - or KITT. KITT was the car co-star in the hit TV series, Knight Rider. The souped-up, technologically tricked-out Trans Am and his driver, Michael Knight, helped slam the brakes on crime for a private public-justice foundation.

 

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R&D Tax Credits Can Upload Savings for Digital Therapeutics Research

Written by Corporate Tax Incentives. Updated Oct 27, 2019.

Even if you weren’t around to experience it on the big screen, most of you are probably familiar with the 1984 hit movie Terminator that immortalized the promise, “I’ll be back.”  The sci-fi flick depicts Arnold Schwarzenegger as a deadly cyborg sent back in time to eliminate a woman whose yet-to-be-conceived son will lead the charge to kill the robot’s nefarious creators.

Cyborgs, as portrayed in movies, are virtually computerized versions of walking, talking humans. Right now, they are still a product of the future – mostly. Digital therapeutics are not. Digital therapeutics are computerized variations of manual health therapies.

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The WOTC Helps Senior Care Sector Return to Savings

Written by Corporate Tax Incentives. Updated Oct 22, 2019.

They watched the Lone Ranger ride his white horse across the world’s first televisions and ‘cruised the circuit’ in their ‘woodies.’ They swiveled their hips with Elvis Presley, drove to the drive-in to make out, developed the ‘burbs, and received the first polio vaccinations. They witnessed the fall of segregation, the rise of mega-corporations, and the take-off of transglobal passenger flights. Through all of this, they were ‘swell’ and ‘groovy,’ and wore ‘boss threads.’

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R&D Tax Credits Administer Relief for Medical Device Industry

Written by Corporate Tax Incentives. Updated Oct 20, 2019.

Smart inhalers. Artificial irises. Heart failure sensor implants and wireless brain sensors. Surgery robotics, artificial organs, papyrus covered coronary stints – this is just a sampling of the most recent and advanced medical devices in use or soon to be.

These and other medical devices possess the power to detect distress, monitor conditions, and improve patients’ lives and ability to manage their health. They allow doctors and caregivers to diagnose and address ailments with greater accuracy and speed.  Never before has technology been so grafted to healthcare.

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R&D Tax Credits Can Fuel Auto Industry’s Accelerated R&D Spending

Written by Corporate Tax Incentives. Updated Oct 17, 2019.

When the first “motorized carriages” rolled onto the road, safety and luxury features were not included - the motorized vehicle itself was the luxury...and safety?

But my, how far we’ve come. We’ve gone from no side or rearview mirrors to backup cameras and blind-spot alerts, from no seat belts to three-point harnesses and airbags, no windows to shatterproof glass. We now ride safely with anti-lock and automatic brakes, crash impact zones, padded dashboards, lane departure warnings, etc.

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The WOTC Can Aid Senior Care Staffing Challenges

Written by Corporate Tax Incentives. Updated Oct 15, 2019.

My father vowed that he and his sister would never subject my grandmother to the confines of a senior facility. We would care for her at home till her last day. But sometimes circumstances break the promises we intend to keep.

As my grandmother’s health declined, we were no longer able to provide for her properly. And in-home care equipment and staff for the round-the-clock support she required were well beyond anyone’s financial capability. With broken hearts full of worry and sorrow, we decided to relinquish her to a senior healthcare facility.

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Healthcare Cybersecurity Status: Critical. Tax Credits Can Offer Support

Written by Corporate Tax Incentives. Updated Oct 10, 2019.

I have a friend who is quite enchanted by technology. Her home and life are loaded with Smart Things. She conducts all her banking on her cell phone and adores wiling away an afternoon in a café as she shops online – with an unsecured network.

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CPAs Can Progress Their Portfolio with Eldercare Services

Written by Corporate Tax Incentives. Updated Oct 8, 2019.

There’s a well-known idiom that says, “…in this world nothing can be certain except death and taxes.” Taxes we must pay along the way. If we’re lucky, we get the privilege of growing old before we ‘pay the ferryman.’ 

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