EIS

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

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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

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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 …

Business Agreements and Breaches

The Different Business Agreements And Breaches That You Should Be Aware Of As A Business

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  When entering the business world it is important that you are aware of the different business agreements that are needed in order to run your company. You don’t have to be a legal expert, however, you do need to have a basic understanding of how the law works in relation to your business. A lot of jurisdictions around the …

Entrepreneurs Relief

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

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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 …

What Is The Different Between SEIS and SEIS Advance Assurance

What Is The Difference Between SEIS And SEIS Advance Assurance?

Linkilaw Legal Advice, Startup Advice & Tips

What Is The Difference Between SEIS And SEIS Advance Assurance? An investor usually invests if they know they will benefit from this tax break. If you make your investor wait for this, once you have it your investors could be long gone. Since SEIS was launched in 2012-13, 6,665 individual companies have received investment through the scheme and £621 million in …

signing a commercial property lease

3 Things You Need To Think About When Signing A Commercial Property Lease

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What To Think About When Signing A Commercial Property Lease You’ve seen the retail unit you want, and you’re ‘gung ho’ to sign that commercial property lease agreement and launch your business tomorrow but…. you’re nervous about the potential liability and making a business critical wrong decision. We’ve listed some key issues to consider before committing to that complicated and …

GDPR Basics: Our Guide To Understanding And Complying With The GDPR

GDPR Basics: Our Guide To Understanding And Complying With The GDPR

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GDPR Basics: Our Guide To Understanding And Complying With The GDPR Dear Startups, The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is about to come into force, are you ready for it? The (GDPR) was adopted by the European Union (including the UK) in April 2016 and will apply from the 25th May 2018. This regulation extends the data rights of individuals …

Small business legal advice: the do's and the don'ts

Small Business Legal Advice: The Do’s And The Don’ts

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Small Business Legal Advice: The Do’s And The Don’ts So, you’re starting your own business. Woohoo. With so much on your plate, it’s easy to forget the legal requirements… Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered. Today, we are summarising our top pieces of small business legal advice to ensure your startup is legally protected from the outset and throughout. Do …

have you claimed tax relief?

Commercial Property Owners: Have You Claimed Tax Relief?

Linkilaw Commercial Property

This Is A Transcript Of The Video, “Commercial Property Owners: Have You Claimed Tax Relief?” Andrew: Just give me a little bit of background about Butterworth’s. You’ve been a panel member of LawyerFair, a loyal panel member of LawyerFair, for many, many months, probably almost since we started actually. A great office and firm for us to deal with, so just …