How Should R&D Tax Credits Be Treated Within Company Accounts?

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Research and Development (R&D) Tax Credits within the SME scheme is accounted for in a straightforward manner. As R&D Tax Credits are non-taxable, they will only change the position of a company’s tax liability. Any Claims under the RDEC scheme will be recognised as above the line credits within the accounts and this has a positive effect on the company’s pre-tax profit.