R&D funding

R&D Tax Incentive

open this image in new window: R&D Tax Incentive (RDTI)

The R&D Tax Incentive (RDTI) aims to support more businesses in New Zealand to invest in research and development (R&D).

Investing in R&D can help boost your business - as well as increase the diversity and productivity of New Zealand’s economy!

The RDTI offers a tax credit equal to 15% of eligible R&D expenditure. 

You can use this credit to reduce the amount of income tax you pay.

Visit the RDTI website to find out more. 

Use the quick online quizzes and estimator to find out if you may be eligible and how much you could claim, or read more about:

Interested in applying? Access our personal, one-to-one support!

Our RDTI Customer Engagement Specialists can meet with you one-to-one to answer all your questions about the RDTI. They can also support you with the application process, including reviewing and providing feedback on your draft application. Interested? Get support now.

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Updated: 30 June 2022