Australia’s Patent Box Incentive – What are we expecting?

As we await the passing of the eagerly anticipated Patent Box legislation, SW looks at the current details for eligible medical or biotechnology patents, who can benefit from the regime, and how it is expected to encourage innovative R&D investment in Australia. It has become increasingly important for Australia to attract for R&D investment on […]

Business advisory

We understand the nuances for a start-up on a growth journey and have a full service offering to support you. Our team have specialised capabilities for every step of your journey, with long-term experience working with both high-growth businesses and successful entrepreneurs. Our business advisory team will work with: to ensure your IP is secure your regulatory compliance […]

R&D and grant incentives

SW has a dedicated national R&D team with in-depth experience of working with the ATO and other government departments over many years, across many sectors. Our approach cuts through complexity to maximise success and services include: ​ identifying and scoping eligible R&D activities ​ preparing the R&D Application for registration of R&D activities ​ calculating eligible R&D expenditure and preparing the R&D Tax Schedule […]


Agriculture and its associated business sector, plays a significant role in the Australian economy with our proximity to Asian economies of scale, and extensive free trade agreements across the globe. There is also significant international investment interest across the whole agricultural supply chain.   We understand the challenges you face as a company operating in the agribusiness sector and can leverage our experience as a leading provider of audit, tax and […]

R&D Incentive and Government Grants webinar

Grants and tax incentives can make the difference in getting your business to the next stage. Our R&D Incentive and Government Grants webinar provides the insights into what kind of Government support is available to business who are looking to grow, innovate and evolve. Our experts covered some of the basics and discussed how a […]

Grant alert: Manufacturing Modernisation Fund round 2 now open

Grants of up to $1M are available for Australian manufacturers in key priority sectors. Updated: 9 December 2020 The Federal Government is offering manufacturing grants of up to $1M to attract the adaptation of new technologies, modernise manufacturing processes, create jobs and increase productivity in key priority sectors. Grants are offered on a 1:3 funding basis, with the […]