What’s so good about R&D tax relief?

The R&D tax relief is aimed at entities that are registered for UK corporation tax, so primarily UK companies. The relief itself is administered through the company corporation tax filing regime. What are some of the key benefits? Cash paid to companies that are pre-revenue and / or loss-making to reward them for undertaking R&D … Read moreWhat’s so good about R&D tax relief?

Taxation of Innovation – How UK tax incentives support the innovation lifecycle

Taxation of innovation r&d tax patent box cipa talk by ip tax solutions from Steve Livingston Here are the slides that I used to present to the Chartered Institute of Patent Attorneys (CIPA) at a seminar in Liverpool last week. The key relevant theme was the Patent Box (given the audience) but my objective was … Read moreTaxation of Innovation – How UK tax incentives support the innovation lifecycle

What is the Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme (SEIS) Advance Assurance?

What is the seed enterprise investment scheme advance assurance video?

I am getting a lot of questions at the moment about the process for raising funding under Seed EIS and where the advance assurance fits in? The Advance Assurance is a mechanism that allows companies to pre-qualify themselves with HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) as a qualifying company for the purposes of raising funding under … Read moreWhat is the Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme (SEIS) Advance Assurance?

R&D Tax Credits – Don’t miss your claim!

Statistics from HM Revenue & Customs suggest that less than 0.25% of UK companies are taking advantage of this fantastic Government incentive which can apply to all companies across all sectors. The R&D tax credit scheme has been in existence since 2000 and the tax relief available has got better and better year on year. … Read moreR&D Tax Credits – Don’t miss your claim!

SEIS | Need to know facts for startups

SEIS Need to know tips for startups from Business N2K on Vimeo. A short 5 min overview of the Seed EIS tax incentive and need to know facts and tips for startup founders. Remember, SEIS requires a subscription for shares – loans do not work. Look forward to your feedback and experience of using the … Read moreSEIS | Need to know facts for startups

Think you’ve got SEIS tax relief – are you sure?

You think you’ve got SEIS tax relief – are you sure? from Business N2K on Vimeo. Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme (SEIS) is great when its structured right… Problem is the rules are fraught with technicalities and I am increasingly coming across entrepreneurs and startup founders who are ploughing on thinking they qualify for this attractive … Read moreThink you’ve got SEIS tax relief – are you sure?

£1m benefit of being a tax aware entrepreneur

Mark knew that his new business would be at the cutting-edge of technology and potentially even a world-player – exactly the sort of business that the UK Government is keen to promote and support in the form of tax incentives. Fully aware of the opportunities that the UK tax code provided for releasing cash into … Read more£1m benefit of being a tax aware entrepreneur

R&D tax credits: Need to know tax tips for entrepreneurs (webinar)

In this free webinar, Steve Livingston (Founder & MD of ip tax solutions) walks Founders and Entrepreneurs through the basics of the UK R&D tax credit incentive. This is a ‘back to basics’ seminar for company founders / entrepreneurs who would like to learn more about the Research & Development tax incentive and whether it … Read moreR&D tax credits: Need to know tax tips for entrepreneurs (webinar)