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Jun 15 2020

We have helped clients save over £20m of R&D tax savings

Categories: EQ NewsTaxation

Our R&D taxperts have secured over £20m of Research & Development tax credits for companies across Scotland in a large variety of sectors. Over the last nine years, we have completed over 360 claims for innovative companies who have undertaken problem solving activities to adapt or create new processes or products, many of whom didn’t think they more

Apr 29 2020

Improving cashflow for the construction sector – VAT

Categories: COVID-19Property & ConstructionTaxation

During the COVID-19 pandemic, the inability to work on site is having a massive cashflow implication for all businesses in the construction sector. As discussed in our previous article, Research & Development (R&D) tax credits can increase cash inflow however there are also various VAT relief options. The Governments VAT deferral scheme supports those affected by the COVID-19 pandemic by more

Apr 13 2020

R&D Tax Credits – a critical cash flow injection

Categories: COVID-19Taxation

At a time of great concern for all of us, many businesses are still missing a valuable opportunity to increase their cash flow by thinking they cannot claim for R&D tax credits. Here is a quick reminder of the basic eligibility criteria: You must trade as a limited company You must incur qualifying costs, typically more

Mar 19 2020

Spreading the cost of tax

Categories: COVID-19Taxation

Given the current climate, the focus of our advice from our EQ Taxperts switches from tax planning to managing the cost and cash flow effect of tax. In the past few days, we’ve had numerous conversations with clients about how to deal with tax matters, and we thought it would be useful to share a more