Enterprise Investment Scheme


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Enterprise Investment Scheme

n
(Commerce) (in Britain) a scheme to provide tax relief on investments in certain small companies: came into operation in 1994, when it replaced the Business Expansion Scheme
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The Savourists has just secured around PS130,000 from angel investors via the Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme.
A few helpful initiatives do exist, such as the Enterprise Investment Scheme (EIS) and the Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme (SEIS), set up in 1994 and 2012 respectively to provide tax breaks to investors in fledgling companies.
It, also, connects the institutions offices in different areas, electronically, and combines the Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), Customer Relationship Management (CRM), Enterprise Investment Scheme (EIS), and Human Resources (HR) concepts in one system.
He said: 'In our efforts to ensure that the majority of its trained beneficiaries have access to start-up capitals for their businesses, the Directorate has collaborated with the CBN in its Agric, Small and Medium Enterprise Investment Scheme (AGSMEIS).
An upwards movement is expected among businesses seeking financing, such as through the Enterprise Investment Scheme (EIS) and the Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme (SEIS).
We can offer extensive support with tax breaks available via the Enterprise Investment Scheme and the Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme.
The first - the Enterprise Investment Scheme (EIS) - offers tax relief on new shares in small companies and individuals can invest up to PS1m in any tax year and receive 30 per cent tax relief.
Great initiatives such as SEIS (Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme) and EIS (Enterprise Investment Scheme) need to remain and be improved further.
We have here an opportunity to create investment and jobs in the UK for generations to come and above all else, our aim is to deliver clean, reliable and affordable power for generations in the future." Taking advantage of tax incentives and protections available through the UK's Enterprise Investment Scheme (EIS), the firm also provides information for UK taxpayers looking to invest in and benefit from the commercial potential of the Paris Agreement via such qualifying companies, projects and technologies.
Two very similar, but less well-known routes for investment are the Enterprise Investment Scheme (EIS) and Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme (SEIS), both of which are tax-efficient ways of encouraging investors to put their money into small, comparatively higher-risk businesses.
She is working with the accountancy firm to explore investment options such as crowd funding and the Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme. She had won PS100,000 in funding from Scottish EDGE, a Dragon's Den style competition for start-ups.
The money was raised from a fund managed by Seneca Partners and private individuals through the Enterprise Investment Scheme and the Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme.
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