Specialists In R&D Cost Recovery
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About MCS

We’ll help identify every R&D opportunity

As an independent consultancy, we help businesses and institutions to access the government grants and incentives they’re entitled to.

From R&D claims to Patent Box and Creative Industry tax relief, publicly funded incentives and grants are a valuable resource for businesses – yet so many fail to claim.

Has your company missed out on valuable financial support? We know that perceived barriers such as complicated reporting requirements and a lack of awareness or difficultly in identifying eligible activity can stop businesses from accessing this crucial funding. But we can help…

With our proven track record of successful client claims and extensive experience liaising with HMRC, we’ve helped hundreds of SMEs and large corporates to get the funds they need to support innovation and improve cash flow.

At MCS, we take care of the full process, to reduce the impact on you and your team. Let us:

  • Find grants and incentives in your sector
  • Evaluate your eligibility
  • Identify the criteria you need to meet to get funding and assistance
  • Prepare and submit full applications and documentation on your behalf
  • Liaise with the awarding body, including HMRC, on your behalf

Our experts have extensive experience in:

  • Submitting Full R&D tax credit applications
  • Preparing suitable business plans
  • Supporting financial information and funding projections
  • Navigating on-line and electronic submission systems
  • Briefing our clients on negotiating with awarding bodies (ie, HMRC)
  • Providing ongoing support for project monitoring
  • Collaborative partner search


We specialise in a number of areas including, but not exclusive to:

Our services are provided on a success fee basis. Over 99% of our claims are successful.

Specilaised Areas:

  • Business & Management
  • Engineering & Manufacturing
  • IT & Software
  • Agriculture
  • Food & Drink Manufacturing
  • Energy
  • Waste Management
  • Green Technologies
  • Logistics
  • Retail
  • Media
  • Aerospace
  • Chemicals
  • Construction


latest news

Please see below to see the latest and other previous news from MCS


3 things ISO taught us about our business practices

Wednesday, 20th February 2019

ISO accreditation is very important


Starting up? Three things you need to know about R&D tax credits

Wednesday, 20th February 2019

When is a company more innovative than when it’s starting up? The first year of almost any business is...


True 4K Gaming: Claiming R&D and VGTR

Wednesday, 20th February 2019

The struggle towards 1080/60fps gaming continues – and that struggle doesn’t come cheap. Although 4K capable consoles