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 …

SEIS Advance Assurance: New Law You May Not Be Aware Of

SEIS Advance Assurance: New Law You May Not Be Aware Of

Linkilaw Business Finance, Startup Advice & Tips

Many startups do not know that SEIS Advance Assurance requirements have changed. Are you one of them? The sooner you comply the sooner you can secure your investors. What is SEIS Advance Assurance? 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 …

Tag Along Drag Along Rights Explained

Tag Along Drag Along Rights Explained

Linkilaw Company Law, Legal Documents

There are many different aspects of a Shareholders’ Agreement. This is to explain what Tag Along and Drag Along rights are. What are Tag Along and Drag Along Rights? A tag along provision also called ‘co-sale right’ is a clause that allows minor shareholders to ‘tag along’ with a larger shareholder or group of shareholders if they find a buyer …

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 …

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 …

signing a commercial property lease

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

Linkilaw Commercial Property

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 …

migrant entrepreneurs

6 Steps For Migrant Entrepreneurs To Set Up A Business

Linkilaw Startup Advice & Tips

You have decided to undertake the professional dream, to stop working for others and start working for yourself. You have what it takes, the idea, the passion, the vision for your business and “the attitude” for success but as migrant entrepreneurs the challenges of launching a business can be even tougher than normal so … where do you start?  Perhaps …

what your business needs to know about holiday entitlement

Your Business: Holiday Entitlement Explained

Linkilaw Startup Advice & Tips

Holiday Entitlement pay is a complicated issue for any employer. With the lighter mornings setting in and with employees and employers envisaging a hotter climate, the need to know what employees are entitled to is important. FAQ’s On Holiday Entitlement 1. Where is an employee’s annual holiday entitlement detailed? It is a requirement of section 1 of the Employment Rights Act 1996 …