Australian Government Grants for R&D & IP Protection

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AusIndustry Grants Commercialisation Australia 1,2  commenced on 4 January 2010 and is the primary source of Australian Government assistance for industrial commercialization. It broadly replaces the previous Commercial Ready Grants and the Commercialising Emerging Technologies (COMET) scheme. Commercialisation Australia structures support around the key development stages for the company in the commercialization process: Access of …

R&D Tax Credit Reform

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From 1 July 2010, the Government will replace the R&D Tax Concession with a simplified R&D Tax Credit reform to provide greater incentives for businesses to invest in Research and Development. Under this system, firms will be provided with a tax credit increase of up to 7.5% on that which is available under the existing …