EIS Rule Changes May Restrict Start-Up Tax Break Investments

Rule changes impacting cash for shares tax incentives for investors in new companies could wipe out half the market, according to financial experts. They predict too much money will be chasing too few investment opportunities from April, when the government rule change takes effect. The measure affects Enterprise Investment Scheme and Seed … [Read more...]

HMRC Wants To Cut Red-Tape For Investment Tax Breaks

Investors may find staking money into start-up and early stage businesses easier as the government looks at streamlining granting permission for companies to join tax incentive schemes. HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) is overwhelmed by floods of applications to raise funding, which have tripled in the past four years. Entrepreneurs must have HMRC … [Read more...]