QPAS

AcronymDefinition
QPASQuarantine Policy Analysis and Support (Riverdale, MD; US Department of Agriculture)
QPASQuality Program Assurance System (Virginia)
Copyright 1988-2018 AcronymFinder.com, All rights reserved.
References in periodicals archive ?
IRC section 199 defines qualified production activities (QPA) income, domestic production gross receipts (DPGR), and W-2 wages.
The DPAD is equal to 9% of the lesser of QPA income or taxable income before deduction of the DPAD.
The regulations provide that packaging, repackaging, labeling, or the minor assembly of property are not manufacturing (therefore, not QPA), unless taxpayers engage in other qualified activities with respect to the same QPP.
Generally companies that provide services do not engage in QPA; however, those that primarily provide non-qualifying services may also engage in QPA and qualify for the DPAD.
How does a taxpayer identify QPA and DPGR if the taxpayer is engaged in both sales of food and beverages prepared at a retail establishment and sales of products produced at other facilities to wholesale and retail customers?
The IRS concluded that the manufacture of the blister packs constituted a QPA; therefore, the blister packs and the pills should be treated as separate components of a product.
Such documentation will aid in the identification of QPA and the determination of related revenues and expenses.
The Tax Court held that the intent of IRC section 199 was that only one party in a contract manufacturing arrangement could claim the deduction with respect to the same QPA.
Model 2 indicates that Total SAT had an influence of 0.486, and QPA had an influence of 0.291 when both Total SAT and QPA were modeled together to predict PRAXIS II scores.
However, this study used teacher candidate variables (predictor variables = QPA, PRAXIS I, etc.) to attempt to predict how well or how poorly teacher candidates would perform on a state mandated test (criterion variable).
SAT Total scores were a better predictor of how teacher candidates performed on PRAXIS II than QPA. Figure 1 provided a regression equation for predicting PRAXIS II scores given SAT Total scores to help identify at-risk teacher candidates.
Descriptive Statistics: SAT Verbal (Verbal), SAT Mathematics (Math), SAT Total (Total), PRAXIS I Reading (Read), PRAXIS I Writing (Write), PRAXIS I Mathematics (Math), Quality Point Average (QPA), PRAXIS II Content Knowledge (CONKN) for 200 Teacher Candidates.