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 …

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How To Use Trusts In Inheritance Tax Planning

Linkilaw Record Keeping & Taxes

The Person Without Any Tax Planning Loses… Everyday Of The Week Trusts have been a popular way to manage property and assets since the times of the Romans, and are considered a crucial part of clever tax planning. Simply put, trusts are a way to separate the legal ownership and control of a property from its equitable ownership and its …

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Linkibuzz Edition 23

Linkilaw Business News

We hope our Linkibuzz Edition 23 finds you well! Welcome to this week’s one-stop-shop for the most relevant news articles on entrepreneurship and small businesses in the UK and around the globe. Here are the stories that we have prepared for you today. For starters, Ireland is muddying the waters for foreign companies seeking a tax haven in their country. …

Tax Law Tips For Freelancers

Linkilaw Record Keeping & Taxes

  Organising taxes can be a nightmare for many freelancers, but it’s one of the most important areas of your freelance business and one you don’t want to get wrong.   The last thing any freelancer needs is the tax man bearing down on his/her back because taxes were not reported properly. Filing and reporting taxes can seem like a …

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Linkibuzz Edition 7

Linkilaw Startup Advice & Tips

We’ve got some great stories from around the globe for this week’s Linkibuzz. We start off this week’s posts by exploring some of the myths and lies surrounding self-employment. The writer of this post, Liz Ryan, presents an interesting case why everyone can go down the self-employment path, so make sure you read that post. Our next post looks at …

Thinking of Hiring An Independent Contractor?

Linkilaw Record Keeping & Taxes

Hiring an independent contractor can be a confusing and daunting process for many companies. There are so many pros and cons, plus you may also be wondering whether or not you should hire a full-time employee instead of an independent contractor. It’s important that you understand that there is a distinction between hiring someone as an employee and as a …

different business structures and their advantages

Different Business Structures And Their Advantages

Linkilaw Business Structures

There are a few different types of business structures. No doubt, you’ve heard of some of them but you’re probably feeling a little confused about what kind of structure you should register for your company and what the advantages of each type are. [tweet_dis_img][/tweet_dis_img] This is no easy decision either because the type of business you register is one of …

Why You Should Hire A Mergers And Acquisitions Lawyer

Linkilaw Business Structures

Mergers and acquisitions are fraught with danger. In fact, most of them fail. According to a study by KPMG, 83% of mergers fail to boost the profits for shareholders, a massive fail in business terms. [tweet_dis_img][/tweet_dis_img]   There are so many varying degrees of complexity involved with any merger of two companies so it’s not surprising that the number is …