Home Tags SEIS

Tag: SEIS

Are You Missing Out On SEIS Tax Breaks?

The Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme offers entrepreneurs a route to raise cheap money for their businesses, but many seem unaware or unwilling to join...

How To Beat The Dragons To Better Venture Capital Returns

Investors can gain better returns than TV’s dragons or most professional venture capitalists by randomly staking their money on start-ups, according to a new...
tax relief

Tax Breaks Boost Profits For The Smarter Investor

Smart investors want their cake and to eat it too - that means looking for great returns that are boosted by tax breaks. UK taxpayers...

SEIS Raises £800 Million For Start-Up Entrepreneurs

An investment scheme offering generous tax breaks has raised more than £799 million for start-up companies, according to the latest data. The Seed Enterprise Investment...

Quick Guide To Making A SEIS Investment

The Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme (SEIS) is considered a world leader in raising start-up cash for entrepreneur with new business ideas. Investing is straightforward and...

SEIS, EIS And VCT Compared Side-By-Side

As the year-end approaches, it’s time to revisit the tax benefits of schemes set up by the government to bolster the finances of start-up...

SEIS tax breaks and investments under Whitehall scrutiny

The Treasury is scrutinising how the money raised for Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme is being spent, according to a leading civil servant. Donald Stark, head...

Investing If You’ve Maxed Out Your Pension And ISAs

With only a few weeks to go before the doors clang shut on this financial year, many serious savers have already maxed...

Pitfalls Waiting For Unwary SEIS Investors

Potential profits and generous tax breaks are a heady brew that tempt many investors to plough cash into start-ups with the Seed Enterprise Investment...

Time To Raise The Limits On SEIS Investment

It’s time for Chancellor Phillip Hammond to take a long hard look at the Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme in his Budget 2018. SEIS was launched...

How SEIS works for investors

SEIS is seen as the best way of bridging the gap between personal investors looking for higher returns from their cash and start-up companies...

SEIS – Tax breaks for investors explained

The Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme (SEIS) comes with some of the most generous tax breaks for investors willing to take a chance by staking...

Judge Boots Out HMRC Bid To Set Minimum SEIS Investment

Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme investors have no minimum barrier before they can claim tax relief on their stake in a start-up company, a tribunal...

Claiming Loss Relief If A SEIS Company Goes Bust

Investors love the Seed enterprise Investment scheme (SEIS) because of the generous tax breaks - but what happens if the business goes bust? The terms...

Investing In The Music Scene With SEIS

If you are a fan of TV’s The Voice or X Factor, then you’ll know that breaking into the music business is tough -...

What Is The Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme (SEIS)?

The Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme (SEIS) offers one of the most generous returns on investments in the world. That is a bold statement, but besides...

Treasury Seeks Views On SEIS Investment Reboot

The Treasury wants to reboot the flagship Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme (SEIS) for start-ups by focusing on knowledge intensive firms. An investment review has shown...

Tech Start-Ups Have A 100/1 Chance Of Success

Only one out of every 100 technology start-up companies will survive more than a year because their products may be clever but are ‘utterly...

Dragons Fired Up Over Start-Up Investment Prospects

Business dragons have seen turnover and jobs grow in their investment portfolios, according to a new report. Turnover was up for 75% of businesses, while...

Where To Invest If You Have Maxed Out Your Pension

Around this time of year a lot of serious investors realise that they have maxed out their pension and ISA tax allowances. With three-quarters of...