The Real Truth about Research and Development Tax Credits

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Make your innovation pay with R&D tax credits

Harris Lacey and Swain present Chris Alderson CTA, Senior Tax Manager, and Emma Craig-West, Senior Tax Manager and ex-HMRC R&D tax unit inspector, from ForrestBrown. ForrestBrown is an award-winning firm of chartered tax advisers specialising wholly in R&D tax credits. They were voted the UK’s ‘best independent consultancy firm’ by Taxation Awards 2016 and have been shortlisted for the same award again this year. Last year alone, they delivered savings of over £75 million for their clients.

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Chris and Emma work with businesses across the UK to help them identify R&D opportunities and ensure their clients submit robust claims to HMRC. Whether you have submitted a claim or not, this is not a seminar to be missed. ForrestBrown's team of chartered tax advisers, accountants, technical specialist and ex-HMRC inspectors ensure that your claim is robust and fully maximised. 

We have been lucky enough to work alongside ForrestBrown on previous claims and their systems are both painless and non-disruptive to your normal organisational workings. Whether you're a business looking to fund your innovation, or an accountant looking for an expert R&D tax credit partner, this seminar is for you. 

Discussion points:

  • Why claim R&D tax credits
  • Identifying innovation
  • Who qualifies
  • Q&A


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