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Expert R&D Tax Credit Consultants

We are a team of experienced professionals who manage the process of claiming R&D tax incentives. Work with us to ensure you receive the optimum financial credit for your innovations.

How much could you receive?

Select annual R&D spend



We estimate HMRC tax credit benefit could be up to


as a bank transfer or tax reduction of future profits.

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* This calculation serves as a maximum estimation for a loss making SME and will depend upon your annual expenditure and tax position. Average UK claim is £61K.

How do I qualify for the R&D tax credit incentive?

Any advance in science or technology may count as R&D. Many companies may qualify for this tax incentive without realising it. We work with you to optimise your R&D tax credit claim and more importantly, we do most of the work, so that you don’t have to.

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Employee costs

Employee costs can be claimed back, and this includes salary, Class 1 NI contributions, overtime and pension contributions – a significant amount for most businesses.

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You can claim back up to 65% of your subcontractor and agency costs, providing those individuals have no connection to your business. If they are connected, you may claim 100% of costs.

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Cost of materials and consumables used in your activities can be included, and a percentage of your utilities, including lighting, heating, electricity and water etc.

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You can even include the cost of any computer software/licensing used specifically for your R&D activities, regardless of whether they are specialist or not.

Our trusted R&D claim process

We have created a streamlined claim process meaning we do all the hard work

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Kick-off your claim

Our free exploratory conversation helps to identify your potential R&D opportunities.

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R&D Qualifying Costs

Our Chartered Accountants will identify and analyse qualifying R&D costs, in line with HMRC guidance and relevant legislation.

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R&D Technical Assessment

Our technical experts will meet with you to identify and discuss activities that may qualify for R&D credit.

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R&D Technical report preparation

We take charge of preparing an HMRC compliant R&D technical report detailing the uncertainties and advancements.

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Filing your R&D Tax Credit claim

We prepare your R&D claim pack and liaise with your accountant for filing.

Why work with us?

We build long-term relationships with our clients, supporting them as partners and gaining a thorough understanding of their business. We carry out 90% of the work which allows our clients to focus on growing their businesses.

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Proven track record

Our proven systems, processes, and know-how have been refined over the past decade. Our unique approach enables us to achieve greater financial benefits for our clients than they ever thought possible.

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Our Capabilities

Our team comprises entrepreneurial expertise across a number of industry sectors including engineering, technology, consulting, as well as our Chartered Accountant team of cost analysts.

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Our Fee

Our fee structure is simple. It is based on a contingency model, and is a straight-forward percentage of the financial benefit we generate for you.

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We stand by our claims

As a member of HMRC’s Research & Development Consultative Committee (RDCC), we stand behind every application. We will ensure your claim is compliant with relevant legislation so you don't have to worry.

Our Expertise

The Government’s R&D tax credit incentives are available to most industry sectors. Our team expertise comes from working closely with manufacturing and services clients from a range of sectors including: • Manufacturing & Engineering • Construction • Technology & Software • Security & Communication • Mineral Products • Food Processing • Printing

Our expert team can help you reclaim the costs of your R&D activities.

Partnering with R&D specialists Momentum, who fully understand the complexities of R&D Tax Credits and carry out 90% of the work, has allowed us to maximise our benefit. This has enabled us to further innovate and expand into new markets.

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Mark O’Kane, Managing Director,

Marlborough Engineering

With an in-depth understanding of our business, Momentum has enabled us to take full advantage of the R&D Tax Credits initiative. Accessing a maximised cash benefit has allowed us to capitalise and minimise risk on future innovation projects.

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Lorraine Bell, Print Sales Director

GPS Colour Graphics Ltd

We didn't know the extent to which we were doing R&D. Momentum uncovered all the qualifying activities for us and with an optimum benefit we were able to set up an in-house R&D department focusing on new industry sectors.

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David McCullough, Managing Director