On Thursday March 3rd, 2016, Innovate Ireland hosted the 2016 R&D conference from Croke Park, Dublin. The event consisted over 100 great speakers in a variety of different industries (pharmaceutical, biotechnology, IT / software, agriculture, agri-food, energy, chemicals, etc.) sharing their case studies and opportunities in research and innovation. Throughout the event, @riceire encouraged the audience to…

As reported by South MEP Deirdre Clune, “Irish companies are currently securing 2.8 million per week in EU R&D funds”. This steady funding has Ireland on track to secure €1.25bn by 2020. For more information on the article please visit: The Munster Express

The Dublin 2015 Smart Business Show will attract 5,000+ visitors in senior roles from across the business spectrum and 150+ exhibitors. Interested in learning more about Ireland’s R&D Tax Credit and if you’re eligbile? Connect with Victoria Procunier, Senior Business Consultant, to book a meeting at the event by emailing vprocunier@braithwaite.ie or calling 085 216 6966.

Half of Irish Chief Financial Officers (CFOs) say that they have applied for research and development (R&D) tax credits. 34 percent of those questioned said that R&D tax credits and grants provide an added incentive to invest in R&D. When asked how the Revenue could better facilitate the current tax incentives, CFOs suggested the deferral…

R&D Tax Credit €300m of tax credit in 2012 with 1,474 claimants comprising over 150,000 people with almost €100b of annual turnover €379m of total state support in R&D in 2011 where €261m was R&D tax credit €400m in accrued tax credit to be applied over the next 3 years R&D Audit 37% of claimants…