SEIS Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme
What is SEIS?
The Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme (SEIS) is designed to help small early-stage companies raise funds by offering tax relief to investors buying ordinary shares of that company.
How much funding can I gain as a start-up?
In total you could receive up to £150,000 from multiple investors, and up to £100,000 maximum from one individual investor.
What are the benefits to investors?
SEIS is an attractive tax relief option for investors as they can receive 50% off their income tax on investments of up to £100,000 per tax year. In addition, any profits made from their investment are exempt from capital gains tax when held for more than 3 years.
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All you need to know about SEIS including:
- What makes a start-up company eligible for SEIS
- Examples of how SEIS works
- The conditions that need to be met as an investor
- The process of claiming SEIS tax relief