HMRC’s Case Studies: Tightening the Virtual Screws on Software Claims

HMRC’s Case Studies: Tightening the Virtual Screws on Software Claims

Just in time for Christmas (on 14th December, according to the email we got from them), HMRC has published new software case studies that clarify its position on what does and doesn’t qualify as software R&D. Naturally, given that many of GrantTree’s clients develop software, this has been of specific interest to us. Here are my thoughts on what the case studies say, and what impact they might have.

Five Highlights from TBD Conference 2018

Five Highlights from TBD Conference 2018

Where would you find Uber, a hostage negotiator and Amazon’s Alexa all in the same place? No, not in some spooky futuristic standoff on a motorway. It’s #TBDconf, the annual gathering of futurists, journalists and tech experts that asks big questions about the future of technology, behaviour and data. T,B,D. There were some fascinating, insight-packed