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A Closer Look at the Accelerating Commercialisation Grant

A Closer Look at the Accelerating Commercialisation Grant Australia hit new milestones for capital venture investments last year, with businesses raising $1.23 billion in funding, according to KPMG. That’s more than seven times the amount raised in 2012 and 2013. So if you have a novel idea that can disrupt the market, there’s no [...]

By | 2019-08-30T15:12:22+11:00 August 30th, 2019|Government, Innovation and R&D Grants, Small Business|Comments Off on A Closer Look at the Accelerating Commercialisation Grant

Australian Government Grants that Startups and SME should look into in 2019

Startups succeed or fail based on the cash they can access. So where can you get cash to give the business the best chance of success? There are 4 options: Use your owns funds Secure a loan from a bank. Find investors - Family and Friends. Access government grants Every year there are over [...]

By | 2019-08-15T16:02:53+11:00 August 15th, 2019|Government, Small Business|Comments Off on Australian Government Grants that Startups and SME should look into in 2019

R&D Scheme Rort

On 3 July 2017 the SMH reported on millions of dollars rorted from the R&D Tax Scheme. The assistance provided to reputable companies by this scheme is invaluable. Pattens are committed to supporting honest companies obtain the maximum benefit from all grants.

By | 2019-07-23T19:31:21+11:00 July 5th, 2017|Government, Innovation and R&D Grants|Comments Off on R&D Scheme Rort

Disappointing EMDG Payout

Austrade advised the final payment for the 2015/16 grant year is 64.50483 cents in the dollar for payments above the initial payment ceiling amount of $40,000 making the maximum EMDG grant payable only $110,955.  Pattens have over 40 years’ experience in EMDG Claims.

By | 2017-07-04T16:59:01+11:00 July 4th, 2017|Government, Innovation and R&D Grants|Comments Off on Disappointing EMDG Payout

Engineering Design

With over 25 years’ experience in engineering design, construction and the installation of a large range of both naval and commercial hardware, the recent receipt of $350,000 cash for their R&D Tax Incentive claim was an acknowledgement of our clients expertise.

By | 2017-07-04T17:01:37+11:00 June 15th, 2017|Government, Innovation and R&D Grants|Comments Off on Engineering Design

R&D Integrity

The Australian: 27 March, 2017 suggest “most major companies use R&D Tax Credits to rort taxpayers.” With over 35 years’ experience claiming R&D, Pattens have never been involved in any dishonest or questionable activity. Our claims are impeccable and can withstand any scrutiny.

By | 2017-07-05T16:23:27+11:00 March 28th, 2017|Government, Innovation and R&D Grants|Comments Off on R&D Integrity

Medical Technology

Thanks to support from a $1.3M R&D Tax Incentive refund, our client is able to improve a higher standard of living and well-being to a greater range of people inflicted with a diverse range of diseases. We have a 100% success rate on R&D claims lodged.

By | 2017-07-04T17:05:07+11:00 February 16th, 2017|Government, Innovation and R&D Grants, Small Business|Comments Off on Medical Technology

2014 Federal Budget Summary

The budget has closed Commercialisation Australia to new applications. Full applications submitted and accepted on or before 21 March 2014 will be assessed, and if meritorious against the assessment criteria they will be funded. All existing recipients of CA will still continue to be funded. A new Entrepreneurs’ Infrastructure Programme will replace: Australian Industry Participation [...]

By | 2014-07-19T20:52:31+11:00 May 20th, 2014|Government|Comments Off on 2014 Federal Budget Summary