Too Few Investors Know About SEIS

British entrepreneurs and investors are showing a startling lack of knowledge about two schemes designed to give them tax breaks and boost investment in start-up firms. Both the Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme (SEIS) and the Enterprise Investment Scheme (EIS) and have been created by the government to encourage funding for new firms. By doing so,

SEIS tax pitfalls and time limits

Tax relief from HM Revenue and Customs is often a moveable feast – and the new Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme is tied up with some pitfalls and restrictions for investors. Providing anyone putting their cash in to a SEIS understands how the scheme works, that’s not a problem, so here is a closer look at