Non-Dilutive Funding Options

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Helping Ideas Grow

We are Leading International R&D Tax experts working with Startups to Large Companies

Startup
My company is a: Startup

Our services for Startup

A cost-effective platform to generate your own claims with the added support of our R&D Tax Consultants

To fund, support and connect innovative British businesses through a unique mix of people and R&D Grants programs to accelerate sustainable economic growth

For profits arising from patented inventions, the Patent Box scheme allows these profits to be taxed at a lower rate than profits arising elsewhere.

SME
My company is a: SME

Our services for SME

A cost-effective platform to generate your own claims with the added support of our R&D Tax Consultants

The R&D Tax Relief Scheme for SMEs is the main source of state support in the UK for innovative companies, and aims to encourage their efforts in developing and improving new products and services.

To fund, support and connect innovative British businesses through a unique mix of people and R&D Grants programs to accelerate sustainable economic grow

For profits arising from patented inventions, the Patent Box scheme allows these profits to be taxed at a lower rate than profits arising elsewhere.

Large Company
My company is a: Large Company

Our services for Large Company

The R&D Expenditure Credit (RDEC) is the main incentive for attracting and supporting R&D investment in the United Kingdom, and is designed to make the UK a leader in driving innovation.

To fund, support and connect innovative British businesses through a unique mix of people and R&D Grant programs to accelerate sustainable economic grow

For profits arising from patented inventions, the Patent Box scheme allows these profits to be taxed at a lower rate than profits arising elsewhere.

FI Group  in numbers

https://uk.fi-group.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/7/2021/02/blue-icons-set_1-55.png +20 Years Experience
https://uk.fi-group.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/7/2021/02/blue-icons-set_1-54.png +18,000 Satisfied Clients
https://uk.fi-group.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/7/2021/02/blue-icons-set_1-59.png 1,700 Employees
https://uk.fi-group.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/7/2021/02/blue-icons-set_1-13.png 44 Offices around the world
https://uk.fi-group.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/7/2021/02/blue-icons-set_1-56.png £1.3b Secured in savings for clients

We are international

We have 43 offices across 15 countries and 4 continents. We believe in proximity to our clients and in providing you with support when you need it, in the UK and beyond.

  • Belgium

  • Brazil

  • Canada

  • Chile

  • Colombia

  • France

  • Germany

  • Italy

  • Japan

  • Morocco

  • Portugal

  • Singapore

  • Spain

  • UK

  • USA

Belgium

Present in Belgium since 2010.

Our team is specialized in:

  • Bonus for research staff
  • R&D Tax Relief
  • Patent Box (Innobox)

Brazil

Present in Brazil since 2011.

Our team advises companies in:

  • Management of Tax Incentives (Lei do Bem, Lei de Informática or Rota 2030)
  • Financing of R&D opportunities (Grants, Funds and Loans)

 

Canada

Present in Canada since 2010.

Our team is specialized in R&D and Innovation support programs.

  • Scientific research and tax credit for experimental development
  • Provincial tax credits
  • Tax credit for the development of electronic commerce (Quebec)
  • Design tax credit (fashion or industrial)
  • Tax credit for multimedia production (Quebec)
  • Support for innovation and subsidies

Chile

Present in Chile since 2012.

We provide our customers with tools aimed at strengthening the competitiveness and productivity of businesses through R&D. Our team is specialized in the management of:

  • Tax incentives for R&D
  • Global management of public subsidiaries
  • Innovation management

Colombia

Present in Colombia since 2018.

FI Group Colombia focuses its work on management tax advantages in science, technology and innovation, coordinated by COLCIENCIAS, which offers  Colombian Income Tax payers companies to recover between 25% and 50% of the investment made in R&D.

France

With its recognized expertise in tax engineering, FI Group :

  • provides R&D Tax Relief
  • determines Grants you can claim
  • identifies the projects eligible for the various R&D funding mechanisms helping you fill out your tax slip
  • It also assists you during Tax Administration checks.

Germany

We advise and guide our customers in the application for the Research Grant Certificate and for the Research Grant up to the performance of the latter.
Our International Experience in terms of research and development projects and funding makes us a strong partner for innovative and researching companies, also in Germany.

Italy

Present in Italy since 2017.

With the goal of boosting our customers’ innovation, our is team specialized in:

  • R&D Tax Relief
  • R&D funding
  • Bonus for research staff
  • Patent Box
  • National and European Grants

Japan

Present in Japan since 2020.

Our team is specialized in R&D and Innovation support programs.

R&D Tax Credit schemes 研究開発税制 (volume-based, Open Innovation).

Morocco

FI Group opens in Morocco to support its business in the global market.

Supported by the French team, the office in Casablanca will support local and corporate clients to invest in their R&D innovative projects through funding incentives.

Portugal

Present in Portugal since 2006.

Our team is specialized in:

  • SIFIDE (R&D funding)
  • National and European Grants and subsidies for R&D activities

 

Singapore

Business Start Date: 2020

Service: Research & Development Tax Credit

FI Group team advises Singaporean companies to claim a tax deduction of up to 250% for R&D expenses incurred inside in Singapore. For companies having incurred eligible R&D expenses abroad, a tax deduction of 100% can be claimed.

Both tax deductions represent a net saving of 42,5% on R&D expenses when incurred inside Singapore and a 17% net saving on eligible R&D expenses incurred outside the country.

Contact details: FI Group Japan

Spain

FI Group was born in Spain in 2000.

Our team is a leader in the management of R&D Tax Relief and:

  • provides comprehensive advice on grants management National, European and International.
  • innovation management
  • has its own start up accelerator: FI Boost
  • optimizes customer costs
  • manages local taxes (i.e. IBI, IAE and business, among others)

UK

Present in the UK since 2015.

FI Group’s UK office based in London, works with businesses at all stages of their growth to leverage additional funding for their innovation through the UK Government’s R&D Tax Incentive Schemes.

Our team works on:

  • R&D Tax Relief for SMEs and Large Companies
  • National and International R&D Grants
  • Patent Box

USA

Present in USA since 2019.

Our team works on Research & Experimentation Tax Credit at federal and national level.

‘Service was fantastic, the claim exceeded our expectations and FI Group were very fair on contract points that I wanted to negotiate on. The original sale person followed the consultancy process throughout every stage to ensure the claim delivery met the expectations agreed from the beginning. We would highly recommend the services of FI Group.’

Equipsme

Jaco Rabie, CFO
Tuesday, April 18, 2023

‘We are really pleased with how well FI Group extracted the technical and financial detail  in our R&D projects, whilst minimising the time required from our development and financial teams.’

Bikmo

Louis Towers, CFO
Thursday, April 6, 2023

At Oxford Product design we have been really impressed with the work carried out by FI Group. Their excellent team and quarterly approach mean we have been able to make use of additional bonuses like calculating employee cost and managing project budgets.

Oxford Product Design

Rupert Wilkinson - MD
Monday, April 4, 2022

The smoothest way to work on R&D Tax Credit – not only are they experts of the subject but also sectors specialists; FI Group could get all the technical elements of our business by themselves leading to a successful and remarkable result.

BemOre

Robin Lumely-Savile, Director
Thursday, July 18, 2019

We've had an excellent experience collaborating with FI Group. Their team of consultants demonstrated proficiency in evaluating and comprehending our innovative wave energy technology, leading to a comprehensive technical report that played a significant role in securing our R&D tax credit repayment

Mocean

Jenny Young, Head of Business Operations
Tuesday, August 1, 2023
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