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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IRDG SPRING 2012 NEWSLETTER

IRDG SPRING 2012 NEWSLETTER

The Spring 2012 newsletter was our first IRDG publication. Containing information on our Membership, R&D Grants and Tax Credits, Collaboration with third level institutes and much more, it provides a great flavour of the broad remit of IRDG to readers, as well as a comprehensive update on relevant materials to members.

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INNOVATION THROUGH COLLABORATION

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Thursday, 26th April – The Tierney Centre, University of Limerick

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SUCCEED AT SERVICES INNOVATION

SUCCEED AT SERVICES INNOVATION

Product Innovation is familiar to us all.  Services Innovation presents a different challenge.  The output of services is often less tangible, harder to articulate and test.  Yet the need to maximise and capitalise on the growth of Services in our economy requires real innovation to meet the ongoing, ever-present, and insatiable demands from customers, users and providers.  This briefing will outline Innovation in Services and the supports available, whilst also giving some real, tangible examples and ideas of where Innovation …

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