Innovation Tax Credits Consultant
Gillian is a consultant who works with TAP as an Innovation Reliefs specialist. She has had nearly 10 years working in a Big 4 firm, including over 7 years experience assisting companies make claims for R&D Tax Relief.
As a core member of PwC’s national team, she initially led the firm’s North East R&D practice, and later held a national role as one of the firm’s key R&D technical specialists.
Gillian has assisted companies from a wide range of industries to make successful R&D claims, from software development, travel, and translation, to engineering, pharmaceuticals and mining. She has extensive experience of liaising with HMRC and a 100% success rate of agreeing claims.
With a science and technology background which, together with her extensive experience of making R&D claims, Gillian is able to quickly determine whether a company’s activities will qualify for R&D Tax Relief. She uses a proven methodology to ensure that claims are clear, robust and maximised, while minimising the time required from client companies.
She also has in-depth knowledge of the recently introduced Patent Box regime. This is another area which can provide a significant cash incentive for companies undertaking innovation, with more and more companies beginning to realise the benefits on offer.
Gillian is married with a young family and her spare time usually involves Lego, superheroes or both. When she gets a chance she also likes to catch up with friends, go walking, watch cult TV or go to the cinema.
Telephone: 0113 261 1706