R&D tax relief case studies

GovGrant helps innovative businesses maximise funding from government sources.

Here are a few examples of recent success stories showing how our expertise in the area of Research and Development tax relief helped our clients to maximise their innovation.

R&L Holt​

Industry: Horticulture

  • R&L Holt are proud to have used their experience from the last 40 years to keep innovating and improving their operations.
  • They have been claiming R&D tax credits for many years, but now working with GovGrant, they have recognised even more of their activity as innovation.

Read full R&L Holt case study

AnyVan

Industry: Logistics 

  • AnyVan’s technology platform has enabled them to stay ahead of the competition but the development work is always complex and comes at a significant cost to the business
  • GovGrant’s review identified some significant areas of qualifying expenditure which had previously been overlooked, resulting in a sizeable additional benefit for AnyVan

Read full AnyVan case study

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Computer Controlled Solutions Ltd

Industry: Information Technology 

  • GovGrant helped make a claim against expenditure on an R&D project which failed initially
  • Claims made by CCS under the R&D tax credit scheme have increased by 500% over four years

Read full CCS case study 

Goodchild Marine

Industry: Manufacturing

  • GovGrant helped their client understand the criteria for qualifying for Research and Development tax relief
  • The client realised that some of their ‘day to day’ activities were in fact innovative and claimable under the R&D tax credit scheme

Read full Goodchild Marine case study 

HL Plastics Ltd

Industry: PVCu extrusions manufacturer

  • We effectively identified and maximised the qualifying R&D activity across the mix of completed, ongoing and failed projects
  • More than that GovGrant was able to significantly broaden the potential scope of qualifying IP revenue included in the client’s annual Patent Box tax relief claim

Read full HL Plastics case study 

Hone-All Precision Ltd

Industry: Manufacturing

  • The client was initially dubious about being able to claim for process improvements
  • GovGrant used their knowledge and expertise to help the client claim R&D tax relief, and the improvements created greater efficiency within their business

Read full Hone-All Precision Ltd case study  

Quartz Technical Services Ltd

Industry: Electronic Engineering

  • GovGrant identified different projects which could be claimed under large and small company R&D Tax Credit schemes
  • This allowed the client to make more R&D claims than if they had only claimed as an SME

Read full Quartz Technical Services Ltd case study

Tracware Ltd

Industry: Software

  • GovGrant helped claim R&D tax credits for multiple projects some of which spanned several years
  • This allowed the client to claim credit on approximately 25% of their investment which they re-invested in innovation to stay ahead of their competitors

Read full Tracware Ltd case study   

Traffic Environment Systems Ltd (TES)

Industry: Mobile CCTV technology

  • GovGrant offered the client a holistic view of the incentives and tax reliefs used to promote innovation over a period of seven years
  • A successful IPO patent grant application allowed the client to benefit from Patent Box in addition to the R&D tax credit scheme

Read full Traffic Environment Systems Ltd case study

Veriserv Ltd

Industry: Monitoring solutions

  • Although initially unsure that they would qualify, GovGrant identified that a significant amount of eligible R&D
  • As a GovGrant client since 2010, Veriserv have successfully recovered tax free cash to the business of more than £100k

Read full Veriserv Ltd case study 

Warden Plastics​​

Industry: Plastics Manufacturing

  • Claims were made for two major R&D projects

  • Warden received a cheque for a five-figure sum within six months of starting the claims process

Read full Warden Plastics case study