Can clients claim R&D tax credits on their software projects?

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We're always alarmed at how few businesses are uninformed about claims they can make regarding this tax.

It's not surprising though. Traditional accounting practices are sometimes slow to make recommendations or point clients towards new incentives introduced by the government and it does bring its own complexities. However, when you find a specialist who instantly knows how to save you money, you'll add them to your supplier list immediately.

Overbyte has been aware of what can be claimed on our own services for some while because we fall quite easily into the category for claiming tax relief on our work, but it's only recently that we've discovered how our clients can also make these claims on top of ours. Of course there are criteria to fulfill so at this juncture, I will leave you with one of our specialits, William O'Brien who has written an article on this subject to make it much clearer.