Worldwide industry leader in innovation funding, helping you respond to the business impact of COVID19

As the current situation surrounding COVID-19 evolves, we would like to reassure you that we have well-established contingency processes, supported by our in-house technology, which  allow us to seamlessly continue to provide services to both existing and new clients. 

At a time when businesses across the UK are bracing themselves for the challenges to come, completing an R&D tax relief claim could be an easy way for you to increase cashflow, and help mitigate the disruption.

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Our innovation funding services

ABGI UK provides a range of services designed to help businesses accelerate and fund their innovation.

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R&D tax credits

The complete R&D tax relief claim service. ABGI has been managing R&D incentives for over 30 years, applying a unique methodology to secure the maximum possible government funding for some of the world's best-known brands.

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Risk assurance

Minimise the risk of tax audits or enquiries. We’ll highlight areas of risk and provide solutions.

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Patent box

Receiving income from IP rights or licenses – Patent Box can reduce your corporation tax bill. 

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Grant funding

We provide an end-to-end grants consultancy service, helping client tap into a huge range of grants and subsidies.

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Capital allowances

With 20+ years experience, our multi-disciplinary team will ensure you get everything you’re entitled to.

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Innovation strategy

Whatever your innovation funding challenges, in the UK or internationally, we have the experience and expertise to help.

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Video games tax relief

Qualifying spend for this relief can include design, production and testing of a game, artwork, sound, overheads and sketches.

ABGI April Top Claims

Aerospace

Investigations and attempts to control and appreciably improve attitude determination and control system (ADCS) currently deployed in orbit and further development of an improved ADCS for future missions.

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Transport Systems

Advancing the baseline to speed the transition to more autonomy for connected autonomous vehicles and to develop the UK's academic and commercial R&D capabilities in connected and autonomous vehicles.

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Software Development

Creation of chatbot, platform, tools and SDK technology to enable low technical skill development and configuration of Conversational Applications that did not exist previously.

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Security Technology

Development of improved global travel security platform technology attempting enhanced scalability including integration with OData enabling improved, modular search.

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Electronics

Development of appreciably improved communications and components for electronic smart energy systems.

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Aerospace

Investigations and attempts to control and ...

Investigations and attempts to control and appreciably improve attitude determination and control system (ADCS) currently deployed in orbit and further development of an improved ADCS for future missions.

Read more case studies >

Transport Systems

Advancing the baseline to speed the ...

Advancing the baseline to speed the transition to more autonomy for connected autonomous vehicles and to develop the UK's academic and commercial R&D capabilities in connected and autonomous vehicles.

Read more case studies >

Software Development

Creation of chatbot, platform, tools and ...

Creation of chatbot, platform, tools and SDK technology to enable low technical skill development and configuration of Conversational Applications that did not exist previously.

Read more case studies >

Security Technology

Development of improved global travel security ...

Development of improved global travel security platform technology attempting enhanced scalability including integration with OData enabling improved, modular search.

Read more case studies >

Electronics

Development of appreciably improved communications and ...

Development of appreciably improved communications and components for electronic smart energy systems.

Read more case studies >

Software & IT

We needed someone that could really understand our business. ABGI’s advisers were able to pick up on the language that we used and our vocabulary, dig into that and really extract the pertinent information.

Jamie Campbell, Director

d3T Ltd

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Technical Expertise

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Oil & Gas

We’ve successfully processed three years R&D claims now via ABGI-UK without a single query from HMRC.

Jennifer Laing, Financial Controller

Intervention Rentals

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Minimising Risk

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Manufacturing

The ABGI-UK team are true experts in teasing out qualifying projects and as such, we now hold an increased understanding of HMRC’s criteria.

Gordon Hope, Director

Hydrus Group

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Maximising Accuracy and Value

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Renewable Energy

ABGI were quick and responsive throughout the process of reclaiming historic R&D tax credits, which meant that we were able to meet a tight deadline from HMRC for making the claims.

Ned Minns, Offshore Group Manager

ITPEnergised

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Maximising Results

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Knowledge Library

Unusual places to find eligibility for R&D tax relief

Not all R&D is done in laboratories by people in white coats...This misconception is preventing thousands of businesses in the UK from making R&D tax relief claims; from bakers to bagpipe makers, software developers to textile manufacturers, R&D can be found anywhere that technical challenges arise.

Two minute tips on Patent Box

The Patent Box is a Government scheme through HMRC that provides UK companies that hold qualifying IP rights or an exclusive IP license, and receive relevant IP income, the opportunity to benefit from a reduced rate of corporation tax on relevant profits.

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