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10 Jan 2022

Apply to join The Innovation Challenge

TBAT Innovation have launched The Innovation Challenge, bringing together key partners to support SMEs to innovate! The Innovation Challenge has been designed by TBAT’s expert team to stimulate and support innovation in SMEs by leveraging the expertise of their unique partner network.

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02 Dec 2021

4 Reasons Why Businesses Should Claim Video Games Tax Relief (VGTR)

The UK’s games development sector has skyrocketed over the last few years, generating more than £2 billion for the British economy, according to the trade association, TIGA. Although many businesses have struggled throughout the last couple of years due to the pandemic, the video games industry has done the opposite, with a record-breaking growth in the number of developers employed, the annual investment by studios and the number of businesses involved in games production.

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28 Oct 2021

2021 Budget: Research and Development (R&D) & Innovation Highlights

In the 2021 Budget, the chancellor highlighted that Innovation and technological progress are central to driving long-term growth and improved living standards, as evidence shows that countries with higher Research and Development (R&D) activity tend to have higher productivity.

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25 Oct 2021

Join the Manufacturing Growth Programme for Nottingham & Derby

The Manufacturing Growth Programme is a great opportunity for SMEs in the Nottingham and Derby regions to receive support from industry professionals to realise their growth potential.

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13 Oct 2021

HMRC R&D Tax Credits Statistics – September 2021

The HMRC R&D Tax Credits Statistics have been published for September 2021 and it looks like there is good news regarding the uptake of the two HMRC R&D tax reliefs (SME & RDEC) for the period ending March 2020. Claims continue to be focused around the London and South East areas, representing 35% of companies and 49% of the total claimed in March 2020.

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08 Oct 2021

Welcome to our New Website and New Branding

We’re proud to announce the launch of our new website and new branding, with some amazing new features to help you fund your innovation. Our new website is centred around helping businesses to access the crucial funding needed for innovative projects. To this end, our main focus is on ‘Funding Your Innovation’ and supporting companies to explore all potential funding avenues.

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30 Sep 2021

Investing in the future of mobility – UK Transport Vision 2050

UKRI (UK Research & Innovation) and Innovate UK have come together with their strategic partners to build their vision for the future of transport and mobility for the UK. This blog contains the key visions and our thoughts on the strategy.

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04 Aug 2021

UK Innovation Strategy – Highlights & Summary

The Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy have launched the latest Government UK Innovation Strategy to highlight their priority areas and the beginning of the roadmap to make the UK a global hub for innovation by 2035. The COVID-19 pandemic has brought the importance of rapid innovation to the forefront of everyone’s mind, including the UK Government.

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02 Aug 2021

How to secure Innovate UK Funding

Securing Innovate UK Funding is an established way to gain a share of the funding you need to accelerate development and de-risk an innovative project. TBAT Innovation’s tried and tested methods to write successful applications helps you boost your chances of success.

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26 Jul 2021

The Good, The Bad and The Ugly of R&D Tax Credits Providers

With rising R&D Tax Credit claims and in excess of £5 billion being claimed from HMRC, there are many providers that want to support you to make a claim. This blog post will give you an idea of what to look out for in a good provider and we’ll explore what makes a provider good, bad, and ugly!

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