What are The Benefits of Taking R&D Tax Advice?

In the third article of the Company Connecting series on R&D tax relief, Lindsay Miller of Jumpstart asks the question ‘What are the benefits of taking R&D Tax Advice’? She also provides four key questions that tech companies should ask when engaging an R&D tax advisor. These are summarised below.  

  1. What is the track record, and the training and credentials of the people who’ll be representing you to HMRC?
  1. Does the service provider understand the technical aspects of the company’s R&D activity? And do they understand the context of a company’s technical activities?
  1. Where does the responsibility for a claim rest? Who will write the report for HMRC?
  1. Will the adviser field and answer technical questions from HMRC?

Click on the links below to read the full article which contains further helpful advice.

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