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The Knowledge Group Has Scheduled a Live Webcast on IRC Section 199: Deduction for Domestic Production Activities – A 2015 Update

New York, NY, April 18, 2015 --( The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series, the leading producer of regulatory focused webcasts, announced today that it has scheduled a live webcast entitled: IRC Section 199: Deduction for Domestic Production Activities – A 2015 Update. This two-hour event is scheduled on August 4, 2015 @ 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM ET.

Event Synopsis:

One of the biggest tax breaks for manufacturing firms, the ‘Manufacturing Deduction’, is available under Section 199 of the tax code. Some manufacturers may not be entitled to claim this tax deduction. Hence, to eliminate the confusion, the Large Business and International (LB&I) division of the IRS has issued new guidance for auditors.

The Knowledge Group assembled a panel of thought leaders and professional speakers that will provide an overview of the changes in the Rule and, help companies and their counsel understand which entities can claim the Manufacturing Deduction and under what conditions and circumstances under Section 199 Rule in Manufacturing Contracts.

Key topics include:

Section 199 Overview
Qualified Production Activities Income (QPAI)
Key Provisions on Domestic Production Activities Deduction
New IRS Guidelines
Tax Regulations
Two Key Certifications
Manufacturers Eligibility
Benefits and Burdens
IRS Audit Guides: Insights

Speakers/Faculty Panel

Fenwick & West LLP
Michael Solomon

Cherry Bekaert LLP
Ronald G. Wainwright, Jr.
Partner – Tax

Mueller Prost
Michael Devereux II, CPA, CMP
Partner and Director of Manufacturing and Distribution Service

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