Government website:

If you have a small business and need support and advice you can access this help via the following link on the GOV.UK website.

Finance and support for your business – GOV.UK (

In England the government has a free business support helpline you can contact them by telephone Monday-Friday, 9am-6pm. Telephone: 0800 998 1098. You can also contact them via email:

The Federation of Small Businesses Membership:

The federation of small businesses (FSB) is a federation whose focus is supporting small businesses. Their membership offers a huge range of products, services, advice and information. They also offer resources and tools to help you grow your business and save money. Small businesses of up to 20 employees are able to apply.

The benefits of FSB include:

  • Legal advice
  • Tax protection insurance
  • Health and safety
  • HR online support
  • Pension planning
  • Business banking
  • Networking opportunities

To find out more information visit their homepage at

Who We Are:

Swanson Reed is one of the UK’s leading R&D Tax Relief consultancies. We manage all facets of the SR&ED tax credit program, from claim preparation and audit compliance to claim disputes.

If you would like to find out more about how your business could benefit from R&D Tax Credit, contact a Swanson Reed R&D Tax Advisor today.