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David Ward

David Ward

Tax Partner & Head of Specialist Taxes

12 November 2020

Innovation taxes available to help fund crucial innovation in the race towards a COVID vaccine

The scale and speed of innovation prompted by COVID-19 has been breathtaking. Businesses across all sectors have pivoted dramatically to meet the demands of living with coronavirus, from distilleries producing alcohol for hand sanitiser to manufacturers adapting their operations to deliver PPE to support key workers on the frontline.

Alan Hamilton

Alan Hamilton

Corporate Finance Partner

24 August 2020

Businesses urged to review future funding as Government initiatives unwind

A senior corporate finance expert has called on businesses to review their funding requirements ahead of a “perfect storm” of liquidity challenges, as Government support for businesses adversely impacted by Covid-19 starts to unwind.

Donald McNaught

Donald McNaught

Restructuring Partner

26 June 2020

The Corporate Insolvency and Governance Act 2020 now in effect

The Corporate Insolvency and Governance Act 2020 came into force today, 26 June 2020, bringing new measures to provide extra support to businesses in financial difficulty due to COVID-19.