About Dawson Christie

Dawson Christie is a tax consultancy specialising in R&D tax. Our mission is to help small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) across the UK claim the tax relief they are entitled to for undertaking research and development (R&D).

The consultancy manages R&D tax relief claims for all sorts of SMEs that undertake R&D in the UK. Overall, UK SMEs are owed an estimated £84 billion in R&D tax relief – but we want to change that and get companies the money they are entitled to.

Businesses can claim back up to 33% on their R&D expenditure – and the average claim is £54,000, which is a serious amount for a SME where the bottom line is everything. Dawson Christie’s expert tax consultants can help to ensure that your company makes a successful claim and receive the money they are owed.

We manage R&D tax relief claims for SMEs in a wide range of sectors, including:

Our team, here for you​

Dawson Christie’s team, which comprises chartered accountants, scientists, engineers and ex-Her Majesty’s Revenue & Customs (HMRC) inspectors, will handle your R&D tax relief claim from start to finish and we will prepare a technical report and submit it on your behalf to HMRC. We know what HMRC are looking for so we can ensure your claim is accurate and complete and therefore has the best chance of being successful.

In simple terms, we will do all the legwork for you in the claim process, enabling you to do what is most important – get on with running your business and ensuring it is maximising its profitability.