We can help you access the funding you need.
We do this through securing government R&D tax credits which most business owners don’t know are available.
At Vast, we can help UK businesses claim back Government money owed to them.
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R&D Tax Credits Explained.
Research and development (R&D) tax credits are a government incentive designed to reward UK companies for investing in innovation.
They are a valuable source of cash for businesses to invest in accelerating their R&D, hiring new staff and ultimately growing.
How do I know if I qualify for R&D?
Figuring out what R&D is can feel like a confusing mind field, and working out if you are actually doing qualified research and development can be really frustrating. Because R&D covers a broad spectrum of activities and industries the best way to explain R&D is the following:
If you have attempted (attempted being the important word here, as you don’t have to have been successful to apply) to design a new product, process, system or service or improve an existing one, then you could be eligible to apply.
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Rather than spending another minute stressing or trying to work out if your eligible, just get in touch and we can tell you instantly if you have a claim and what your likely to receive back in government tax credits.
The common Qs, answered:
Be a limited company in the UK that is subject to Corporation Tax. Have carried out qualifying research and development activities. Have spent money on these projects.
When and how are
R&D tax credits paid?
HMRC aim to make payments within 28 days for SMEs claiming research and development (R&D) tax credits. Corporation Tax repayments can be much quicker, and sometimes come through within a week of your claim being filed.
Are R&D Tax
The accounting treatment for research and development (R&D) tax credits in the SME scheme is straightforward: R&D tax credits are non-taxable and therefore only affect your tax charge.