Environment

Why Working to Save the Environment Could Also Save Your Business

Linkilaw Business News

Every business must comply with various environmental legislation, but many businesses are going beyond this for both moral reasons and to jumpstart their success. Climate change is a hot topic, as it should be – it will affect every single aspect of life and work if something is not done about it. Change is coming and your company needs to …

Legal Advice For Small Business Owners: The Essentials

Legal Advice For Small Business Owners – The Essentials

Linkilaw Legal Advice

Small businesses accounted for 99.3% of private sector businesses at the start of 2017 and 99.9% were small or medium-sized (SMEs). Want to be part of this business owners’ world? Are you a small business owner wanting to avoid mistakes? Don’t know where to start or what you need? Here are the essentials for those seeking legal advice for small …

EIS

Why The EIS Business Angel Exemption Is The Ultimate Win-Win

Linkilaw Legal Advice

The Enterprise Investment Scheme (EIS) is a HMRC tax incentive program built to incentivise investment into innovative companies that would otherwise pose a high risk to investors. EIS provides investors with generous tax relief for their investments into qualifying companies. The tax benefits include: Income Tax Relief Capital Gains Tax Deferral Capital Gains Tax Exemption Loss Relief. Put simply, EIS …

Solving Business Disputes

Solving Business Disputes

Linkilaw Legal Advice

According the CEDR Mediation audit – 10,000 commercial mediations were performed in 2016, an increase of 5%. There is trend to solve disputes as smoothly as possible. Business disputes raise concerns about the cost of litigation, loss of reputation and loss of time and energy. Here are some tips to help you solve business disputes. Choose your legal proceedings The …

SEIS and EIS Investment Schemes

SEIS and EIS – Seed Entreprise Investment Scheme

Linkilaw Business Finance

Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme (SEIS) and Enterprise Investment Scheme (EIS) are generous tax incentive scheme created to encourage seed investment in early stage businesses. The SEIS offers both income tax and capital gains tax relief to qualifying investors who subscribe for shares in qualifying companies. The interested parties may contact HMRC who will assess whether a company is eligible under the …

are you ready to sell your business?

Are You Ready To Sell Your Business? Here’s What You Need To Know

Linkilaw Business Finance

There comes a point in time in every great business venture when you will want to sell your business. Maybe you’re at that point now but you’re not really sure if you’re 100% ready to sell. Maybe you’re not too sure how to make your business attractive for potential buyers. Whatever the case may be, don’t despair. We’re about to …

Startup tips to help your startup achieve success

Mama Always Said Startup Life Was Like A Box Of Chocolates – Startup Tips

Linkilaw Business News, Startup Advice & Tips

Mama Always Said Startup Life Was Like A Box Of Chocolates. You Never Know What You’re Gonna Get Creating a startup is exciting but it’s also very tough. Succeeding will require smarts and the best startup tips so you can get ahead. You might have a vision and a plan for your startup, but you must be willing to adapt and …

what does ip law say about social media influencers

What Does IP Law Say About Social Media Influencers? – Linkilaw

Linkilaw Marketing & Social Media

Weren’t We Always Told Not To Follow Strangers? Well, Social Media Influencers Are A Different Kettle Of Fish The era that we live in, labeled by many as an information revolution, has brought along many new challenges that aren’t always easy to understand. For example, the figures of ‘social media influencers’ did not exist a decade ago, and its role …

vested shares

Vested Shares: How To Make The Most Of Them

Linkilaw Business Finance, Business Structures, Startup Advice & Tips

This paper is based on the law of the UK as of 23 November 2016. It should not be taken as legal advice but as an introduction into Vested Shares, the legal requirements of owning Vested Shares, and Vested Shares tax. In the US, share vesting is a practice which legally exists and is common among businesses. On the other …