R & D Support Update – Autumn Statement 2016

John Moore, November 22nd, 2016

As indicated in the Prime Minister’s speech to the CBI at the beginning of the week today’s Autumn Statement has confirmed […]

Budget 2016 – R&D Tax Relief News

John Moore, March 16th, 2016

The Budget announcement today did not contain any new changes to the headline rates of R&D tax relief or the […]

HMRC announce launch date for Advance Assurance

John Moore, November 24th, 2015

In our article on November 2nd we mentioned that as part of HMRC’s plans for small business R&D tax relief […]

HMRC’s plan for small business R&D tax relief

John Moore, November 2nd, 2015

At the end of October 2015 HMRC published their plan for an administrative framework for the next two years and […]

Changes to the R&D regimes announced in the Budget

John Moore, March 18th, 2015

In the Budget on 18 March 2015 the Government has made two announcements relating to the operation of the R&D […]

Seven tips for optimising your R&D tax relief claims

John Moore, February 1st, 2015

Background In our experience, many companies are still under-claiming on the R&D tax relief that is due to them; and, […]

R&D Consultation – Improving Access to R&D Tax credits for small Businesses

John Moore, January 28th, 2015

In the Autumn Statement in December 2014 the Government announced consultation on improving R&D tax credits which was aimed at […]

Changes to the R&D tax reliefs – Autumn Statement 2014 Update

John Moore, December 4th, 2014

In the autumn statement on 3 December the Chancellor announced yet more changes to the R&D tax relief schemes designed […]

SME payable tax credit to be increased – 2014 Budget announcement

John Moore, March 19th, 2014

In a further measure to provide SMEs with incentives to invest in R&D the Chancellor today announced an increase in […]

Above the line R&D Tax credits – Finance Bill update

John Moore, March 28th, 2013

The Finance (No.2) Bill was published on 28 March 2013. This legislation, which will pass through the legislative process, will […]