Richard Simpson

Account Manager

Richard is a materials expert with particular knowledge of the polymer industry. He has over 40 years’ experience both working in and with the manufacturing sector.

His experience includes managing the technology division of RAPRA Technology (formerly the Rubber and Plastics Research Association), which specialised in providing polymer related research for companies. For the last 7 years he was Business Engagement Manager at the University of Birmingham, where he facilitated research by the University on behalf of industrial clients.

Richard has led successful R&D Tax claims for Coltman Precast Concrete, amongst many others.

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R&D Tax Claims Explained

Find out how you can claim from the government tax incentive scheme designed to encourage companies to invest in R&D.

About the Scheme

A government incentive that rewards UK companies for spending on innovation.

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The Benefits

Receive a cash credit, lowered corporation tax bill or a combination of the two.

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The Process

Tried and tested process with six easy steps which can be completed in 12 weeks or less.

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Claim Eligibility

Have you developed new or improved products or processes?

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