Our Company

Easy R&D offer excellent client service and specialist tax expertise. We work in teams of dedicated R&D tax credit professionals to maximise client tax relief via the Easy R&D Claim Portal. Team members have a relevant technical background gained from years of commercial experience or a professional Chartered Accountant qualification.

Management Team

Makhan Ram

Managing Director

Makhan is the driving force behind Easy R&D’s growth and leads dedicated teams of professionals. Before joining Easy R&D, Makhan ran a significant printing solutions business for over 10 years. Towards the end of this period he became aware of research and development tax relief. And, having submitted a claim for his own company, was inspired to promote the SME scheme more widely.

Andrew Howarth

Founder & Director

Andrew founded Easy R&D several years ago after experiencing a R&D tax relief claim. He is a serial entrepreneur on a quest to improve customer service with light-touch technology. Before Easy R&D he started StoreTech which continues to develop technology solutions for retailers. Clients include many high street brands in the UK and internationally.

James Rylatt FCA

Principal Tax Consultant

James leads the finance and tax team at Easy R&D. He qualified as a Chartered Accountant in audit and assurance at one of the Big Four accountancy firms. And subsequently worked in a number of industry roles. James lectures at University of Lincoln’s International Business School and is a member of HMRC’s R&D Consultative Committee.


Call us to claim R&D tax credits - 0800 195 7516