R&D grant schemes have two main focusses • Those which aim to place technology undergrads, graduates, Masters and PhD into industry to build mutual capability • Those which aim to encourage private sector businesses to undertake R&D activities through partial reimbursement of R&D expenses (up to 40%)
R&D tax credits
The Inland Revenue Department, through its R&D Tax Incentive (RDTI) scheme, offers most New Zealand-based businesses a 15% tax credit on money spent on R&D within New Zealand
how we work with our clientsEstablished in April 2000, the resources guys are New Zealand’s go-to consultants for R&D resources. We’ve secured over $100 million in grants, identified and placed funded interns, secured tax refunds and credits and made significant introductions to our clients. Our business model is based on professional services that take care of as much or as little of the grant application or tax credit process as you need. This is how we work …
what businesses use our services?
Preparing, presenting and managing grant and tax credit applications for research and development is straightforward if you’ve worked with the process before and understand how government departments work. It’s also time-consuming and can be frustrating for small to medium-sized businesses if you’re focussed on your business and customers.We don’t do anything you couldn’t do if you had the time and breadth of experience across technology, finance, intellectual property and marketing. We take care of the entire process – working as a short term expert member of your team.
what industries do we work with?
Since our founding in 2000, the resources guys have worked with most technologies throughout New Zealand. We’ve been especially fortunate to work with some of the country’s brightest minds and visionary entrepreneurs. Some industries we’ve worked with include: