FAQ - Seis

Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme (SEIS) – FAQ

Linkilaw Business Finance, Entrepreneurship, Startup Advice & Tips

What is SEIS? SEIS is designed to help your company raise money when it’s starting to trade. It does this by offering tax reliefs to individual investors who buy new shares in your company. What can you claim? You can receive a maximum of £150,000 through SEIS investments on which your investors can claim relief. An can claim an income …

Entrepreneurs Relief

Entrepreneurs Relief: What is it? Who does it affect?

Linkilaw Entrepreneurship

Overview of Entrepreneurs Relief: Entrepreneurs Relief is a capital gains tax benefit available to business owners, partners, and some shareholders. In most circumstances, company owners who sell residential property have to pay a 28% tax on the gains made in that sale. Other assets that are sold will have a capital gains tax of 20%. Those eligible for Entrepreneurs Relief …

Why you need a shareholders agreement

Why You Need A Shareholders Agreement In Your Startup

Linkilaw Entrepreneurship, Legal Documents

What is a Shareholder Agreement? A shareholders agreement should essentially be the cornerstone of any business venture between founders and partners. It is a legally binding document that sets out the structure of the company. A shareholders agreement can be among many people, not only the co-founders but anyone who has a potential interest in the company. The agreement should …

Tier 1 Entrepreneur Visa: Who Can Apply

Tier 1 Entrepreneur Visa: Who Can Apply?

Linkilaw Entrepreneurship, Legal Advice

Tier 1 Entrepreneur Visa: Who Can Apply? You’re looking to start a company in Europe. After a bit of research you’ve decided on the UK. Only problem is, you need a Tier 1 Entrepreneur Visa. So are you eligible? It’s important to note that there are three types of entrepreneur visa: 1. Tier 1 Entrepreneur Visa 2. Tier 1 Graduate …

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Tier 1 Entrepreneur Visa: All You Need To Know

Linkilaw Entrepreneurship, Legal Advice

What Is A Tier 1 Entrepreneur Visa And How Can You Find Out More? One of the earliest users is Diana Neclana – a ferociously hard working and successful migrant entrepreneur into the UK, who launched her Rumanian grocery store ‘Bucuresti.’  Diana provides a great example of how our free service helps entrepreneurs new to the UK and without an …

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Interview With Ollie Forsyth, The Budding Entrepreneurs Club

Linkilaw Entrepreneurship

Planting The Seeds For Startup Success: An Interview With The Budding Entrepreneurs Club’s Ollie Forsyth On The Need For Support In The Startup Scene Linkilaw has picked The Budding Entrepreneurs Club, founded by Ollie Forsyth, as July’s Startup of the Month. The Budding Entrepreneurs Club is a network of startup founders with big and disruptive ideas in The United Kingdom. …

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Are Entrepreneurs Born Or Made?

Linkilaw Entrepreneurship, Motivation & Success

MADE, one of the UK’s leading business events for entrepreneurship takes place in Sheffield later this month. Now in its fifth year, MADE showcases a hotbed of seasoned business owners and emerging entrepreneurs. It has been frequently suggested that entrepreneurs are born, not made, and that what drives individuals to become a successful business entrepreneur has more to do with …

Welcome To Linkilaw- Here Is Our Story

Linkilaw Entrepreneurship

Dear readers,   After so many blog posts in which we’ve covered all kinds of various legal topics and tips, we thought it’s high time you got to know something about us, too.   So here it goes: who we are, what we do, and why we do what we do.   We are a London-based legal tech startup founded …

Signs Why You Should Invest In Startups

Linkilaw Entrepreneurship

The world of investments is generally ruled by a very simple fact: the riskier the investment, the greater the potential rewards. And in the last ten years, nothing quite stirred the blood of investors and venture capitalists as much as the global and ubiquitous boom of startups. Startup investments – against (most) odds   Investing in startups is an undertaking …

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eBook: Entrepreneurs At Work – Business Starting Point

Linkilaw Entrepreneurship

You’re a busy bee. With a lot on your plate. And a lot of balls to juggle. Pretty much ‘standard operating mode’ for entrepreneurs-at-work, right?   Of course, with so much on your mind, it’s easier than you think to miss a few beats. Okay, so you have your checklist, or scattered post-its, or stacks of to-do lists, or all …