Why would HMRC reject the technical narrative for my R&D tax credit claim?

HMRC may reject your narrative if it’s more business related than technical related challenges and activities, For example, focussing on UI/UX/frontend-related challenges and activities, social studies, purely maths-centric work or market research are common narrative mistakes. HMRC may also reject your narrative if the description of the technical work is insufficient to support eligibility or amounts of your R&D spend.HMRC may also reject your narrative if there’s insufficient technical detailLast, you can be rejected if you fail to convince HMRC that your projects are technologically innovative or involve enough technological uncertainty. HMRC has access to technical experts who assist them in processing certain claims, so you should avoid rejection by making sure that your narrative will withstand scrutiny by an expert in the field of your technology project.

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