News & Views

  • How to generate cash through capital allowances

    When businesses suffer catastrophic blows to their cashflow it is important to explore every opportunity to raise cash. Capital allowances claims provide a great opportunity to generate cash and are producing some fantastic results for YesTax clients.

  • Furloughed Staff and R&D Tax Claims – HMRC Give Clarification

    Many companies across the UK will have taken advantage of the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS - commonly known as the furlough scheme) since its introduction in April 2020. Many companies which have taken advantage of the scheme are now considering the impact on their R&D tax relief claims.

  • The whole is greater than the sum of its parts

    With recession comes the demand for change. We see leaders forced to adapt their firms to harsher business conditions. Adjusting to a new economic climate and keeping on top of cashflows invariably drives new ways of working – which can often lead to the need for research and development.

  • Five reasons to use YesTax for your R&D claim

    The increase in R&D tax claims being submitted to HMRC in recent years has coincided with the growth in the number of ‘specialist’ R&D advisory firms and general practice accountants offering to prepare and submit claims. The team at YesTax has worked in the R&D tax sector for over a decade and has seen the good, the bad and the downright ugly when handling enquiries on claims prepared by other advisers.

  • R&D in Construction

    The common theme and demand for sustainability, energy efficiency, and carbon reduction, together with improved off-site fabrication, advances in digital technology and the new smart road systems; is creating a wave of innovation within the construction industry.

  • R&D in Architecture

    At YesTax we have been busy securing valuable Research and Development (R&D) tax credits for clients in this sector and we wanted to share, why, if you’re in the industry, R&D tax relief should be high on your priorities.

  • YesTax Children’s Book Initiative

    Following the work we did during lockdown to support some of the local schools in some of the more challenging areas of our city, we are proud to fund the purchase of books for children to keep and treasure.

  • Cosmetics, beauty and skincare

    In the continuous strive for sustainability, companies in this sector have an increasingly urgent sense of corporate social responsibility to minimise their impact on the environment. Consequently, there has been a massive shift in this industry to achieve sustainable practices.