2018 R&D tax credit statistics released

HMRC release their latest 2018 Research and Development (R&D) Tax Credits Statistics Report; sharing data for accounting periods ending during the 2016-17 tax year. Displaying a few notable trends, we at LimestoneGrey analysed the data, assessing to what extent companies are utilising this government incentive.

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Choosing an adviser

How do you choose the right adviser to give your claim the greatest chance of success?

Read the factors to consider when choosing an R&D tax credit adviser.

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LimestoneGrey’s fee sharing opportunities

Are you an accountant or business adviser? Offer your clients a lucrative service with LimestoneGrey’s fee sharing opportunities. LimestoneGrey are Chartered Tax Advisers dedicated solely to R&D tax credits and can help your clients access this extremely valuable funding source.

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How do I make a claim?

How do I make an R&D tax credit claim? LimestoneGrey’s LimeLight article explores the two key components of an R&D tax credit claim, the project summary and cost calculation.

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What records do I need?

A question we are often asked is “what records do we need to support our R&D tax credit claim?” Our chartered R&D tax advisers explore this subject and explains what HMRC expect to see.

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How to maximise your R&D tax credit claim

Sometimes when we review claims prepared by others who may not be fully familiar with the tax legislation and HMRC guidance, it becomes evident that the claims have not been maximised to their full potential…

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Grants and funded projects – R&D tax credits

There are certain circumstances where an SME company must pretend to be a large company for the purposes of making an R&D tax credit claim. This can arise if the company has received grants or undertakes R&D work for a third party…

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What can I include in my claim?

In our previous article we looked at how to tell if your activities qualify for R&D tax credits. In this article we take a look at the types of expenses which can be included in your claim. A Small or…

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How do I know if I qualify?

I strongly believe that the lack of understanding of what does and does not qualify for R&D tax relief is the fundamental reason for the claim gap. In an earlier post we explained that only…

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