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Toby Hermitage

Head of R&D
t: +44 (0)20 7309 3972

Toby joined CBW in 2017, bringing with him significant experience in advising businesses through all phases of their lives.

Toby has been involved in R&D since the regime launched almost 20 years ago. Over that period he has been involved in over 1,000 successful claims, achieving over £50m in tax savings for clients across both the SME and large company regimes.

He has been involved in claims across a wide variety of industries including software, manufacturing and media but has also made claims in some more unusual sectors including waste management, jewelers, wine and travel businesses.

Toby is also a member of the Institute of Chartered Accounts in England and Wales.

Toby’s areas of expertise:

  • Research & development
  • Business structuring and restructuring
  • Transactions tax
  • Share options and Employment Related Securities