22ND MARCH, 2019
What Software Projects Qualify for R&D Tax Credits?
The software industry is one of the biggest areas of research and development activity in the world. Despite this, many companies in the sector are still yet to claim R&D tax credits
15TH MARCH, 2019
3 Automotive Innovations To Look Out For In 2019
In this blog, we take a look at some of the best automotive innovations and future car tech you can expect to see in 2019 and the coming years.
1ST MARCH, 2019
What is Research and Development in Business?
It can appear as though pharmaceutical and software companies have a monopoly on research and development (R&D). Though innovation is intrinsic to those fields, other fields should not be disheartened by this.
22ND FEBRUARY, 2019
Growth hack: Tap Into R&D tax credits
You might be missing out on R&D tax credits – here's how they work and what schemes you should be applying for.
15TH FEBRUARY, 2019
Beyond R&D Tax Credits - public funding for your innovative start-up
Determining which type of public funding is right for your start-up depends on your business and your future goals.
1ST FEBRUARY, 2019
5 Steps To Deliver An Optimised R&D Tax Credit Claim
Claiming Research and Development (R&D) Tax Relief is a two-part challenge for most small and medium-sized enterprises. In this blog, we cover the 5 steps involved in delivering an optimised R&D tax credit claim
25TH JANUARY, 2019
Top Tax Cloud FAQs
Tax Cloud has fielded many questions from customers with regards to the R&D tax credit scheme. In our this blog, we highlight some of the top questions we get asked when customers enquire with us
16TH JANUARY, 2019
What Projects Qualify for R&D Tax Credits in The Medical Industry?
The pharmaceutical industry is one of the biggest areas of research and development activity in the world. Despite this, many companies in the sector are still yet to claim R&D tax credits
11TH JANUARY, 2019
Accounting practices are generating fee rates of £325/hr
Once a specialist area only reserved for R&D tax consultants and top accounting firms, Tax Cloud has made it possible for any accounting practice to offer R&D tax relief services.
2ND JANUARY, 2019
R&D Tax Credits - It's Not As Difficult As You Think
Many companies don’t claim the R&D tax credits they’re entitled to because they think the claim process is too difficult, or the criteria for determining what counts as R&D are too complex. Here’s some good news: claiming R&D tax credits is not as difficult as you think.
14TH DECEMBER, 2018
4 Ways To Determine If You Qualify For R&D Tax Credits
To help your SME understand if your project is suitable for an R&D claim, we’ve provided the 4 essential questions you should ask yourself to determine your eligibility.
26TH NOVEMBER, 2018
What Projects Could Be Eligible For R&D Tax Relief in Manufacturing?
Many manufacturing projects are still missing out on R&D tax credits. Find out what qualifies as R&D in manufacturing.
2ND NOVEMBER, 2018
How To Know If Your Business Is Entitled To R&D Tax Credits
R&D tax credits are great incentives for businesses who on average claim £85,000 per year. So, how do you know if what your business is doing is classed as R&D?
25TH OCTOBER, 2018
Why Isn’t The Agricultural Industry Claiming R&D Tax Credits?
The latest statistics released by HMRC show that an average of £41,000 per company was being claimed in R&D tax credits from those working in agriculture, forestry and fishing industries.
10TH OCTOBER, 2018
Is Your Business Eligible For R&D Tax Relief?
If you haven’t considered your company’s eligibility for Research and Development (R&D) Tax Relief (also known as R&D Tax Credits), you could be missing out.
3RD OCTOBER, 2018
The Most Common Mistakes People Make With R&D Tax Credits
We receive a lot of enquiries on our website from companies that have attempted to make an R&D claim themselves but haven’t been able to do so successfully.
18TH SEPTEMBER, 2018
#1 R&D Tax Claim Portal ‘Tax Cloud’ launches Xero Integration
Tax Cloud, the leading online R&D tax credits claim portal for small to medium enterprises, are proud to announce the launch of our brand-new integration with Xero, a leading accounting and bookkeeping software used by over one million small businesses.
14TH SEPTEMBER, 2018
What To Look For In An Online R&D Tax Credits Claim Portal
This article will help you understand what to look for when selecting an R&D tax credits claim portal. Below we explore some of the essential features that will ensure you experience a smooth, successful and fully maximised claims process.
7TH SEPTEMBER, 2018
5 Ways To Grow Your Accountancy Practice
Growing your accountancy practice might seem like a difficult task, but it doesn’t have to be. In the article below, we outline 5 ways to grow your accountancy practice and find new business:
31ST AUGUST, 2018
Common Pitfalls To Avoid While Claiming R&D Tax Credits
The government’s tax credits for research and development expenses have been a catalyst for innovation and experimentation across the economy.
24TH AUGUST, 2018
How Far Back Can I Claim R&D Tax Credits?
Introduced by the UK Government in 2000, the R&D Tax Credits incentive is designed to encourage innovation and increase spending on research and development (R&D) activities for companies operating in the UK.
17TH AUGUST, 2018
Should I Use a Specialist or My Accountant For My R&D Tax Credits Claim?
This article provides an explanation of how making a claim with a specialist R&D tax credits firm differs from claiming with your accountant.
27TH JULY, 2018
3 Things To Consider When Making An R&D Tax Credits Claim
Here are the top 3 things you need to consider when making an R&D tax credits claim. These tips will ensure everything runs smoothly and you aren’t left disappointed.
13TH JULY, 2018
R&D Tax Credits – Don’t Fall Through The HMRC Trapdoor
If you don’t put in the time and effort to properly prepare your R&D tax credits claim, you may fall through a trapdoor into a series of HMRC enquiries into your claim.
25TH JUNE, 2018
Tax Cloud Shortlisted for Innovation of the Year
We are delighted that the Accounting Excellence Awards 2018, have shortlisted Tax Cloud for Innovation of the Year.
8TH MAY, 2018
Visit us at Accountex 2018, London eXcel
Making R&D tax credit claims simple, convenient and cost-effective: Tax Cloud will be showcasing their innovate online solution at Accountex 2018, eXcel London 23rd & 24th May.
30TH APRIL, 2018
Benefits of A Self-Service R&D Tax Credit Portal
For small businesses, the best approach to making an R&D tax credits claim is to work with a specialist R&D tax credit consultancy firm that can provide targeted technical expertise
13TH MARCH, 2018
R&D Tax Credits Platform Tax Cloud Celebrates 100 SME’s Seeking Expert Support
An effective tool for SMEs to process R&D tax credits claims, with expert advise on hand throughout the process
5TH FEBRUARY, 2018
How R&D Tax Credits Can Help Your Startup Grow
We take an insight into how the claiming of R&D tax credits aids development in UK-based small businessses and new enterprises.
29TH JANUARY, 2018
Getting the Best Returns From Your R&D Tax Credits Claim
If you’re considering applying for an R&D tax credit claim put are reluctant to waste time and engage in a lengthy process, read our tips on how to streamline things.
22ND JANUARY, 2018
Introducing: The Tax Cloud Partner Programme
We recently launched a new Partner Programme to help Accounting Practices assist their clients in making R&D tax credits.
18TH JANUARY, 2018
What Costs Can You Claim Through R&D Tax Credits?
Exploring the costs that can be claimed R&D tax credits and the simplest routes to take to ensure the process can be repeated consistently.
9TH JANUARY, 2018
Common Misconceptions About R&D Tax Credit Claims
Here are some of the common misconceptions about the R&D tax credits scheme that could be holding investors and business leaders back.
13TH DECEMBER, 2017
Tax Cloud at FinTech Connect Live 2017
Tax Cloud recently had a successful showing at this years FinTech Connect Live exhibition in London. Our team members were on hand to provide full insights and demonstrate the advantages of our bespoke R&D tax credits portal.
5TH DECEMBER, 2017
R&D Tax Credits Made Simple For Small Businesses
There are a number of different schemes available which will be tailored to different businesses needs so you can be sure that you are maximizing your returns.
4TH DECEMBER, 2017
Innovate UK Launches £50m Innovation Loan Pilot Scheme
Innovate UK has recently launched a pilot loan competition for innovative SMEs. The pilot will last over 2 years with £50m being made available. Loans are offered at discounted interest rates, currently 3.7%, which means they are a form of state aid.
3RD DECEMBER, 2017
Video Games Tax Relief Scheme Extended
The Video Games Tax Relief (VGTR) scheme has been extended through to 2023. The incentive was due to expire in April 2018. VGTR enables developers in the gaming industry to claim beneficial tax credits on their production costs.
20TH NOVEMBER, 2017
The 3 Things You Need To Consider When Making An R&D Tax Credits Claim
If you are thinking about going ahead with an R&D tax credits claim, be sure to read our tips on things to consider to ensure everything runs smoothly and you aren’t left disappointed.