Research & Development

Taiwan offers generous incentives for R&D activities. In order to obtain significant operational and fiscal benefits from R&D activities, it is important to create clear idea of which activities in Taiwan are deemed as R&D activity.

Which activities are accepted as R&D activity in Taiwan?

Obtaining new technical information for the development of science and technology with the aim of clarifying the ambiguities in scientific and technological fields,

Developing new products, materials, supplies, devices, equipment, procedures and systems through new methods and producing new techniques and prototypes through design and drawing studies,

Software activities based on new and original designs,

Researching and developing new productions, methods, processes and procedures,

Researching new techniques/technologies decreasing the cost of a product while increasing its quality, standard or performance.