Course contents

This session is hands on, bringing together both R&D legislation and guidance with the practical aspects of offering a complete R&D report writing and claims service for clients.

    The session will provide accountants at partner and senior level with:

    • The ability to make an informed decision to enter into the provision of this service
    • Understanding of the definitions of R&D for tax purposes
    • Knowledge of the differences between the RDEC scheme and the SME scheme
    • The ability to identify eligible clients
    • Understanding of the legislation and supporting guidance
    • The skills to collate content, prepare and submit a technical report to HMRC
    • Understanding of how to account for the tax credits under the RDEC scheme
    • Knowledge of the impact of grant funding and State aid on the claims
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