Confluence Tax

Confluence Tax

Confluence Tax is the only UK tax advisory firm to provide advice to businesses and individuals purely within the technology and biotechnology industries. Confluence Tax offers biotech companies across the UK and internationally advice on tax issues including R&D tax credits, the patent box, structuring a new company, startups, company exits and share scheme options.

Telephone: +44 (0)1223 847 901
Address: 1010 Cambourne Business Park, Cambourne, Cambridge
Postcode: CB23 6DW
Country: United Kingdom
Membership type:Professional Individual and Corporate < 5 (£50+VAT pa)

Confluence Tax is a boutique tax firm and the only one in the UK that provides advice purely to businesses and individuals within the technology and biotechnology industries. We specialise in tax issues including R&D tax credits, the patent box, structuring a new company, startups, company exits and share scheme options. We advise startups, SMEs, larger companies looking to list/restructure, and those looking to move R&D activities to the UK to take advantage of the excellent tax efficiencies on offer.

Confluence Tax is a member of the BioIndustry Association – partner Colin Hailey is chair of the BIA Tax and Finance Committee – and a member of One Nucleus.


Film partnerships - a tax perspective

Film partnerships do not generally figure in the tech and biotech tax advisory niche, but they’ve attracted attention in the press recently. Confluence Tax offers their view...

14 June 2018Read in full

Autumn budget 2017 horizon scanning

Budget 2017: best bits

Confluence Tax held a post-budget tax briefing for companies in the biotech and tech space on November 23, 2017. Here the team shares the ‘need to knows’ for all knowledge-intensive companies and investors...

6 December 2017Read in full

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Don't let tax be a party pooper this Christmas!

If you're booking an annual staff event, such as a Christmas party or summer BBQ, now is the time to look at how much you’re spending on each member of staff to avoid any nasty surprises from HMRC for your employees.

21 November 2017Read in full

Cat wearing detectable device to avoid accidents during VR games

Pet tech – an investment opportunity not to be sniffed at

There's no doubt pet tech has an extremely bright future. We pet owners are spending more on our companions than ever before. To some degree this is led by our increasing emotional attachment – even dependence ­– on our cats and dogs for companionship, entertainment, fitness and mental wellbeing. In effect, we are “humanising” our pets to the point where they have become part of the family...

23 October 2017Read in full

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Confluence Tax works with Capella Biosciences

Confluence Tax is delighted to have been able to work with Capella Biosciences on its recent Series A fundraising.

25 April 2016Read in full