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About Momentum

The Momentum Group are R&D Tax Credit specialists and a multi award-winning advisory company, founded in 2009 by Tom Verner. Over the years, we have become one of the UK and Ireland’s leading business consultancy practices that specialises in securing financial benefits for our clients through R&D Tax Credits.

When you partner with us, you will benefit from our in-depth understanding together with our proactive approach to R&D tax relief. We care about your business growth and will work hard to help you develop strategies to achieve the optimum result for current and future R&D Tax Credit claims.

As a long-established provider of R&D Tax Credit support, you can rely on us as most of our business comes from innovative accountancy firms, financial institutions, industry associations and corporate bodies, banks, business consultants, and of course word of mouth through hundreds of happy clients.

Our ‘extra mile’ approach is respected throughout the sector and beyond.

Why choose 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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100% success rate

Our proven systems, processes, methodologies and know-how have been instrumental in us achieving a 100% success rate. This approach enables our clients to achieve greater financial benefits than they ever thought possible.

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£130m+ in claims

With hundreds of clients throughout the UK & Ireland and with 1000+ successful claims worth in excess of £130m+, you can be confident that we make a real difference where it’s needed most.

No Risk

A no-risk opportunity

Our fee structure is a contingency based model. Initial assessments are free of charge and all subsequent fees are a direct percentage of the benefit we secure for you.

Trusted Partner

A trusted partner

As a member of HMRC’s Research and Development Consultative Committee (RDCC), we stand behind every application. We’ll ensure your claim’s compliance is in order for you to achieve a successful and optimised outcome.

Our People

Our leading team of R&D tax credit specialists includes chartered accountants, business and strategy consultants, researchers and compliance experts, and we even benefit from the accrued knowledge of an ex-HMRC inspector.

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Tom Verner

Group Managing Director

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Simon Huntley

Business Development Director

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Jayne McKee FCA

Financial Director

Andrew Cowan

Andrew Cowan FCA

Technical Director

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Mandy Ferguson

Chartered Accountant

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John McClelland

Business Development Manager

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Michael Morrow

Senior R&D Technical Consultant

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David Gilmour

R&D Technical Consultant

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Kim McClelland

Head of Administration

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Jennifer Napier

Client Liaison Manager

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Michael Cunningham

Business Development Manager

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Nico Fell

Head of Marketing

The financial benefits are there – Momentum’s expert team can help you unlock them.

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

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Mark O'Kane, Managing Director

Marlborough Engineering Ltd

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 McCullagh, Managing Director


Why not partner with Momentum?

As a business professional, you may have identified clients who are carrying out R&D activities. If you think they would benefit from a tax credit claim, and want to help them do so, we would very much like to hear from you.

We currently work in partnership with accountancy firms, helping to bring a valuable competitive edge and real financial return to their clients, and in return, further cementing their client relationships. The Momentum Group has partnered with a number of accountancy practices to help their clients to achieve successful R&D Tax Credit claims.

Do you know of any clients and associates in your network who might qualify for R&D Tax Credits? Our affiliate scheme will reward you for starting a conversation that introduces Momentum. We often partner with business advisers, consultants and networked individuals working with companies across a diverse range of sectors, who check their clients’ interest in benefiting from R&D Tax Credits.

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