At Alexander & Co, you can trust our experienced accountants to grow your established business, as well as provide you with the right tax advice to help you succeed in your sector. We deal with businesses from a whole range of sectors, and this includes companies from the life science and healthcare sector. 

The life science & healthcare sector 

Life science and healthcare is a fast-paced sector with significant growth potential. Many startups, small and medium-sized businesses in the UK have achieved considerable success in this field.

With an in-depth knowledge of the financial, operational and regulatory challenges that you face in this sector, Alexander & Co are well placed to provide strategic advice to assist your company.

Our detailed understanding of the sector, its regulation and how it operates, enables us to work closely with our clients to provide the highest quality advisory services that are client focused. This enables us to assist in mitigating tax-risk, minimising cost and helping you grow your business.

Accountants for Healthcare Professionals

At Alexander & Co, our life science & medical accountants offer a full range of services across many diverse sectors, including:

  • Drug discovery
  • Investors in life science and healthcare
  • Medical devices
  • Med tech
  • Pharmaceutical
  • Precision medicine
  • Private hospitals

Sector Services

We provide a full range of accountancy tax and business advisory services. We have particular strengths in corporate finance, creating efficient tax structures for clients including research and development, managing intellectual property and providing outsourced financial management services. Some of our frequently used services include:

  • Audit and assurance
  • Corporate finance, including fundraising, acquisitions, disposals and management buy-outs
  • Corporate tax compliance and planning
  • Enterprise Investment Scheme and Venture Capital Trust assurance

Research and Development Tax Credit

For many businesses in this sector, scientific research and development is critical. Our detained tax knowledge will allow you to focus on this efficiently, whilst also maintaining business growth. From the incubator stage, through to established organisations, we can provide tax-efficient strategies to guide your company forward.

We provide expert advice on Research and Development (R&D) Tax Credits and Patent Box. Businesses with a qualifying R&D project can claim back up to a 230% tax deduction on the amount they’ve spent on qualifying R&D expenditure. We can help you discover if your business is eligible for R&D Tax Relief, contact us today.

Get Started with our Healthcare Accountants

Our expert medical accountants at Alexander & Co have industry-leading experience working with innovative life science & healthcare businesses. We can help you formulate a plan of action for your business growth and finances, whatever sector you are in.

For more information, fill out a contact form and a member of our team will be in touch. Alternatively, you can call us on 0161 832 4841 or email

In the meantime, be sure to check out our news section to keep in touch with the the latest news affecting the healthcare industry.

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