Official Statistics

Research and Development tax credits: distribution of claims by scheme and region

Statistics show the number of Research and Development tax credit claims and amount claimed by scheme and registered office location for financial year ending 2014.


Regional allocation is based on the postcode of the company’s registered address, which might not correspond to where the Research and Development (R&D) activity takes place, so caution must be exercised when interpreting these figures.

Figures are broken down into Small and Medium Enterprise (SME) R&D schemes, and Large Company R&D schemes. The Large company scheme is split into large companies and SME subcontractors