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GovGrant supporting Made in Scotland Awards 2021

Posted on Wednesday 28 April 2021 by Derek Granger | Scottish Regional Development Manager

GovGrant is delighted to be supporting the Business Insider Made in Scotland Awards. We will be sponsoring the Innovator of the Year category. This award is for a Scottish-based manufacturer which used innovation in the production process which had a measurable effect on the bottom line in 2020. The deadline for nominations has been extended to 2 May so it’s not too late to nominate your innovation, the awards are free to enter for businesses based or individuals working in Scotland.
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Are Scottish businesses missing out when it comes to R&D tax incentives?

Posted on Friday 21 August 2020 by Derek Granger | Scottish Regional Development Manager

In the UK companies are able to claim tax relief for their R&D activity. This government scheme is designed to boost innovation by supporting businesses that seek to improve or overcome challenges or uncertainties in their products and processes. We know that businesses in Scotland have a proud tradition of innovation and invention but are Scottish businesses being awarded the tax benefit they are entitled to?

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