How to Access Alternative Funding

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How to Access Alternative Funding with EmpowerRD

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Join Hari Sandhu, Founder of EmpowerRD and member of HMRC’s R&D tax credit consultative committee, for a session exploring the government funding landscape. This workshop will look at how to access the full spectrum of public funding options available, including R&D capital allowances and tax credits, Patent Box, and Innovate UK Loans, as well as providing guidance on writing grant applications and the range of free and paid advisory support available.

PART ONE - Presentation

The first past of the session will last for approximately 2 hours and cover:

• Introduction

• The spectrum of public funding options

• Patent box

• InnovateUK Grants

• Writing your grant application and support available

• InnovateUK Loans

• R&D Capital Allowances

• R&D tax credits

• What qualifies as R&D expenditure?

• How to deal with HMRC enquiries

• Advanced Funding

• A little about EmpowerRD


Hari Sandhu: Founder, EmpowerRD

Before founding EmpowerRD, Hari was Government Innovation Incentives sector lead at PwC. He also sits as a member on HMRC's R&D tax credit consultative committee. Hari's processed claims for companies ranging from early stage start-ups to blue chip multi-nationals.

This session is aimed at: Founders, C-Suite, Finance Leads

Joining instructions

You will receive the link to the Zoom session via email confirmation when you register your place. There will also be an automatic reminder email sent 48 hours prior, 2 hours prior, and when the event starts.

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