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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...

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...

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...

Pension Tax Relief Honeypot Is A Lure For Chancellors

Pension tax relief is a £38.6 billion honeypot that may a future Chancellor may find too much of temptation to resist. The relief is money...

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...

SEIS And EIS Shake-Up If Tories Win Election 2017?

Business angels may pick up some extra tax breaks if the Tories win Election 2017. Britain already has the Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme (SEIS) and...

SEIS v VCT for investors

If you have maxed out your pension contributions for the year and still have cash to invest, where’s the best place to look for...

Can Foreign Companies Raise SEIS Investments?

British investors are increasingly looking for the chance to invest in overseas companies while collecting generous tax breaks. Lots of overseas companies have realised that...

SEIS On Track To Smash £0.5 Billion In Investment

HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) has published the latest Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme (SEIS) statistics – including new data about advance assurance requests. SEIS is...

Watch Out For SEIS Investment Pitfalls

Investors in start-ups and fast-growing companies can benefit from some generous tax breaks – but can lose out because the companies fail to keep...

Pension Switch Expats Face Unexpected Tax Bills

British expats in New Zealand could be hit by unexpected tax bills for switching their pensions from the UK. Tax demands have gone out to...

Red Tape Strangling SEIS And EIS, Claims Expert

Complicated red tape can see investors lose valuable tax breaks offered by companies in the Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme (SEIS), according to experts. Investors are...

£60k Pension Tax Relief Up For Grabs To Top Earners

Complicated tax rules can mean top earners miss out almost £60,000 in tax relief when they pay into a pension. From April 6, additional rate...

Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme 2016

The Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme (SEIS) is aimed at attracting venture capitalists to inject cash into start-up businesses and in return they receive tax...

HMRC SEIS Approval Is No Guarantee For Investors

Start-ups on crowdfunding platforms try to tempt investors to stake their cash with them by flagging they belong to the Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme...

Taxpayers Don’t Like Tax Avoidance, Says HMRC

Taxpayers seem to frown on tax avoidance even though they have the right to minimise the tax they pay by arranging their financial affairs...

Budget 2016: No Tax Favours For Expat Landlords

Expats won no concessions from Chancellor George Osborne in his Budget 2016. Although he pulled a raft of tax savings out of his battered red...

Boosting Your Pension Ready For A Move To A QROPS

If you are saving into a UK pension but expect to leave the country to become a permanent expat soon, the last chance to...

Budget 2016: We’re Not Clear Of Financial Crisis Yet

Chancellor George Osborne warned that Britain could quickly become embroiled in financial crisis despite shining as one of the world’s fastest growing advanced economy. Britain...

Osborne Misses A Trick To Help Retirement Savers

Chancellor George Osborne has missed a trick by backing down on pension contribution tax reform in his Budget 2016, claim his critics. Think-tank The Resolution...