EIS and SEIS investments are designed to limit some of those risks, but that also means they are fairly illiquid. You must, for example, hold your shares for three years in order to receive the.
EIC is borne out of helping clients not only to structure their businesses in a tax efficient manner using the Enterprise Investment Scheme (EIS) and Seed EIS (SEIS), but to offer them a route to investors seeking out such opportunities. Think of us as matchmakers!
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Some community energy generation projects may be allowed into a new kind of incentive scheme, called social investment tax relief (SITR), but they cannot be eligible for both SITR and EIS, SEIS or VCT status. Two examples of EIS taking advantage of these benefits are the Deepbridge Hydro EIS and the Guinness EIS 6. Both have a minimum.
The measure introduces a new condition to the EIS, SEIS and VCT rules to exclude tax-motivated investments, where the tax relief provides most of the return for an investor with limited risk to the original investment (that is, preserving an investor’s capital).
EIS are not listed on the stock market like VCTs so it is not as easy to get information about them, and the extent to which they report is down to the discretion of the manager. Early-stage unquoted companies can be difficult to sell and you need to hold EIS for a number of years to benefit from the tax breaks as well as give the underlying investments time to mature.
In contrast, qualification for Investors’ Relief is relatively simple and so may apply where EIS and SEIS are unavailable. The differences between the requirements that need to be satisfied to qualify for EIS and Investors’ Relief are highlighted in the summary comparison table overleaf. How can we help you.
Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme. The Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme (SEIS) offers great tax efficient benefits to investors in return for investment in small and early stage startup businesses in the UK. SEIS was designed to boost economic growth in the UK by promoting new enterprise and entrepreneurship.