What Biden’s Victory Means for UK State Aid

Joe Biden’s election heralds a turning point for US politics. And it could have real consequences for the future of UK state aid.   On Saturday 7 November, four tortuous days after the polls closed in America, major networks across the world finally called the 2020 Presidential election.  Joe Biden, and his history-making running mate, Senator

Government Extends Business Aid For Second Lockdown

Government Extends Business Aid For Second Lockdown

The UK government has expanded a range of support schemes to help businesses survive England’s second lockdown. Here’s what’s available for you and your company.   England has entered another lockdown. Businesses in the hospitality, leisure, and retail industries have been forced to shut up shop until at least 2 December.  Other companies have closed

Can I Claim R&D Tax Credits for Furloughed Employees?

Can I Claim R&D Tax Credits for Furloughed Employees?

With thousands of businesses taking advantage of the furlough scheme, GrantTree explains how this popular programme will impact your R&D Tax Credits claim.  The Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) – or ‘furlough scheme’ – has been used almost 10 million times since it went live in March. Scores of R&D Tax Credit-eligible businesses have benefited