Merry Christmas from R&D Business Services

So here we are mid-way through December 2016, hasn’t this year flown. Work Christmas parties are taking place, socialising and shopping is at its peak. I love this time of the year! Whilst most of you have probably started to wind down for the year, here at R&D...

R&D Legal Matters

In recent times, there have been a number of bills introduced or attempted to be introduced into the federal parliament to change the R&D tax incentive. Here’s a quick timeline refresher… 9 February 2015 SUBJECT: Annual $100m R&D spend cap introduced. The...

In the world of two little R&D ladies.

The 2016/17 financial year is off to a flying start, with only 121 days till Christmas. Yes yes I did just say that, but I do love Christmas!! Here at R&D Business Services we are noticing work starting to heat up. Over the past few months Tracy-Jayne and I have...

Junk Food R&D.

Greg Sheridan the foreign editor in The Australian newspaper recently said, “The Australian electorate is like a fat middle-aged man becoming ill but determined not to visit the doctor because he knows the doctor will tell him to give up junk food.” This...

Here’s to thriving R&D

  After chatting with many of our clients, they all agree that surviving the 2015/16 financial year proved to be very challenging. With the economy failing to thrive local businesses sure felt the pressure. This is why the R&D Tax Incentive is so important,...

Companies with a 31 December year end date.

              Do you operate with an income year ending 31 December 2015? Are you conducting R&D, experimenting to fix a problem? Are you generating any of the following? a) New knowledge, b) New or improved products, c) New or...

R&D in regional Australia

Today I spoke to a prospective client who is in Goondiwindi. Coincidently my Grandad spent a long period of his life in that south western Queensland town as a baker, and so I feel a connection to the place. Goondiwindi serves as the centre of activity for a wide...

Fresh exciting new webpage for R&D Business Services

Tracy-Jayne and I are so thrilled to announce that the new R&D Business Services website is up and running. We have been working tirelessly with Belinda at Geek Girl Web Works to create a fresh new site with important and relevant R&D tax incentive information...

Update on R & D Legislation

Over the past year there have been a number of bills introduced into federal parliament to change the R&D tax incentive. Here is a quick update, as at September 2015. Changes to the R&D tax incentive – annual $100m R&D spend cap introduced On the 9...