R&D Tax Credits: doing nothing is not an option

Posted on Tuesday 15 October 2019 by GovGrant

In their latest podcast, Accountancy Age spoke to GovGrant’s CEO, Luke Hamm, about the need for the R&D tax credit programme to be kickstarted in the UK in order to drive much-needed innovation. In this entertaining podcast, we cover why the government must do more, how businesses of all sizes are missing out, the regional problem and why the big four need to take some of the blame for the issue.

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GovGrant posts record quarterly trading and says no evidence of Brexit ‘meltdown in SME innovation’

Posted on Thursday 7 March 2019 by GovGrant

  • Strong sales uplift following significant increase in claims volumes
  • Brexit having no impact on SME investment in innovation
  • CEO calls for regulation to remove cowboy claims farmers from the sector
  • Partnerships with accounting firms a key growth opportunity

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Accountants urged to champion innovation tax credits

Posted on Tuesday 8 January 2019 by GovGrant

Preliminary GovGrant research finds a potential 50% service gap in for UK businesses. Over a third, (38%) of UK accountancy practices may not provide their clients with tax credit services for innovation and R&D, and a further 13% say there is no client demand for this service. The preliminary findings come from a survey of accounting firms by innovation tax specialist GovGrant, which helps the UK’s most innovative businesses claim tax benefits for their R&D and intellectual property. 

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Webinar: Budget 2018: Has the chancellor delivered on tax and innovation?

Posted on Tuesday 30 October 2018 by GovGrant

Overview

Title: Budget 2018: Has the chancellor delivered on tax and innovation?

Date: Thursday, November 01, 2018

Time: 09:30 AM Greenwich Mean Time

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Understanding the Enhanced Capital Allowance (ECA) scheme

Posted on Tuesday 18 September 2018 by GovGrant

For any bricks and mortar business, one of the most significant investments they can make will be in plant and machinery. The natural temptation is often to keep the extent of this investment as low as possible while getting the job done in the most efficient and safest way possible.

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Webinar: Do you recognise client innovation to maximise their tax benefits?

Posted on Friday 14 September 2018 by GovGrant

When it comes to claiming R&D tax relief and offering Patent Box services, are you sure that you are doing enough to maximise your clients’ position?

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How AI is changing all our lives – even for accountants

Posted on Tuesday 31 July 2018 by GovGrant

The march of artificial intelligence is seemingly unstoppable. An AI-world is viewed with alarm or excitement depending, I suspect on whether the Terminator movies increase your pulse rate or send you to sleep.

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Steve Phillips – CFO at GovGrant – on life in the world of R&D and Innovation

Posted on Monday 30 July 2018 by GovGrant

Q. You’ve had a number of senior roles in private equity-backed businesses, and in private equity, so what was the attraction of joining GovGrant?

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Breakfast with your local innovation partner

Posted on Tuesday 10 July 2018 by GovGrant

Come and join us for a free breakfast seminar on Tuesday 24th July 2018, in the heart of St Albans.

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Who ya gonna call?

Posted on Tuesday 3 July 2018 by GovGrant

We are working more closely than ever with accountants to help businesses secure the grants which are so vital to encourage continued innovation which not only helps them to an edge over competitors but also keeps the wheels of industry turning.

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