The partnership between Tyndall National Institute and The European Space Agency (ESA) today, will see an increase in 1,000 jobs in the Irish Aerospace Sector over the next four years. The 1,000 related jobs will help increase Ireland’s strategy to invest in Science and Technology and Research and Development (R&D). For more information on the…

Supporting technical documents are essential when filing an R&D Tax Credit Claim. A company could develop, engineer or innovate brand new products to the world but if proper supporting documentation is not recorded, a claim can potentially be denied. The purpose of the documentation is to help show the fact that a company is going…

On Wednesday, May 25th, 2016, Tech Connect Live hosted the 2016 Tech Connect Live event, “Where investment meets technology and technology meets business”. With over 3000 people attending, 100 exhibitors and 20 conferences happening in one day, Tech Connect Live is widely considered Ireland’s largest technology event of the year. Throughout the event, @techconnectlive encouraged the…

On Thursday, May 5th, 2016, it@cork hosted the 2016 European Tech Summit, “Bringing you world class speakers from the Irish & European Tech Sector” event from City Hall, Cork. The event had a wide variety of topics featured but it was fintech, cybersecurity and a surprise announcement by Pat Phelan of Trustev that stole the…

With a wide variety of industries in Ireland conducting various projects, many companies tend to get confused or question, “what actually qualifies for an R&D Tax Credit Claim”? Below are but not limited to, some of the qualifying costs for an R&D Tax Credit Claim. Labour Costs Allowable costs include salaries, pension contributions, bonus payments,…