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How Animal Producers Qualify for R&D

Have you been performing these
day-to-day activities?

Here are a few activities that may qualify businesses in the ANIMAL PRODUCTION sector:

  • Developing a feed ratio that maintains or improves the performance and health of livestock;
  • Improvements to processing lines to optimize yield;
  • Improvements to animal care practices, including new vaccination protocols and biosecurity programs;
  • Evaluation of genetic packages to enhance performance, including daily gain, feed conversion, and reduced mortality; and
  • Designing new processing lines to improve throughput and product quality.

Activities mentioned above (and many more) can help you qualify for lucrative incentives and substantial tax savings in the form of R&D tax credits.

Keep reading to learn about the biggest tax break available to the agriculture industry and how you can claim it before the impending tax filing deadline.


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Real Results from Real Clients


Annual Revenue: $214 MM

Credits Earned: $680,000


Annual Revenue: $80 MM

Credits Earned: $505,000


Annual Revenue: $18 MM

Credits Earned: $723,000

How the R&D Tax Credit Boosts Animal Producers

The R&D Tax Credit incentivizes companies to think bigger by bettering their products or services. Farmers, ranchers, and growers across America are being rewarded with these lucrative tax credits for their efforts toward maximizing yields and improving the quality of their products, process, or quality of livestock health.


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Former AG Secretary Johanns Touting Research and Development Tax Credit for Agribusinesses

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Hear from our clients

alliantgroup has done a fantastic job of leading us throughout the study process. We have been working with them for several years now and have found them to be highly competent and professional. They have a firm understanding of our industry and operations and have always been informative as to how it applies directly to our business. We are kept informed of the progress and upcoming deadlines and appreciate them adhering to their timelines. Because of their efforts, we have been able to capitalize on significant tax savings.”


Not only were we able to benefit financially from the credits that alliantgroup delivered; they have also inspired us to improve our documentation, reporting and measurement of resource inputs within both our swine and turkey production. We unswervingly recommend alliantgroup to other agriculture companies seeking to claim the same benefit.”


Calculate Your R&D Tax Credit

In 2021 alone, alliantgroup delivered over $2.3 billion in credits and incentives to over 14,000 businesses. And we do not want to stop here without helping you. Let our experts research and provide information that you need to understand how this credit can genuinely benefit your business

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