SERVICES INNOVATION IN THE SOUTH EAST

SERVICES INNOVATION IN THE SOUTH EAST

Services Innovation was the key topic at the Industry Research & Development Group (IRDG) seminar in Waterford last week, which was organised in association with the South East Chambers and attracted delegates from companies of all sectors and sizes.

Expertise to support Research and Development in Services, funding to ensure companies can be innovative and case studies demonstrating that research collaboration really can bring commercial benefit were highlighted through a series of short presentations.

Innovation comes from lots of

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SUPPORTING BUSINESS IN THE MID-WEST

SUPPORTING BUSINESS IN THE MID-WEST

The Industry Research & Development Group (IRDG) recently held a seminar at the University of Limerick designed to highlight the benefits of collaboration with Higher Education Institutes for businesses in the Mid-West.

Expertise to support Research and Development, funding to ensure companies can be innovative, and case studies demonstrating that research collaboration with third levels really can bring commercial benefit, were the key topics which attracted a huge number of delegates from companies of all sectors and sizes across the …

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R&D TAX CREDIT AUDIT – BE PREPARED!

R&D TAX CREDIT AUDIT – BE PREPARED!

Irish companies receive more than €260 million each year from Revenue in the form of tax credits as an incentive to conduct R&D.  Every R&D performing company has a strong interest in R&D tax credits.  This IRDG seminar on 22nd May at the Clarion Hotel, Liffey Valley Dublin will feature a number of key speakers who have firsthand experience of R&D tax credit audits. This is a “must attend” seminar for both R&D and Finance staff as both functions are …

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Finance Bill 2012 – key points re R&D Tax Credits

Finance Bill 2012 – key points re R&D Tax Credits

Dear Member

The Finance Bill 2012 was published today, 8th February.  The Bill gives effect to and puts flesh on the bones of the provisions announced in Budget 2012.  I have attached a summary of today’s  Finance Bill as it relates to R&D Tax Credits..  The full text of the Department of Finance’s Explanatory Memorandum is available using the following link    http://www.finance.gov.ie/documents/publications/finance%20bill%202012/explmemo2012.pdf

The main points of today’s Finance Bill as they relate to R&D Tax Credits are:

  • The
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