Understanding SEIS/EIS

University of Essex – Enterprise Zone – Space to Grow – Investment Readiness Webinar 

  • Wed 16 Sep 20

    14:00 - 15:00

  • Online

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    Research and Enterprise Office

A webinar with Colin Downing, Senior Manager - BDO Ipswich

Colin is a Senior Tax Manager and deals with a wide range of businesses and corporate groups across a number of sectors. With over 30 years’ experience advising owner managed groups, Colin is able to bring a breadth of knowledge in providing robust compliance and advisory solutions to his clients.

He also works closely with his clients to provide tax efficient and bespoke planning ideas taking advantage of the opportunities that are available.

Today’s webinar focuses on entrepreneurs with innovative and market disruptive ideas that seek investment, covering topics such as;

  • Tax advantages for Angel investors
  • The Enterprise Investment Scheme (EIS)
  • What Companies qualify for EIS
  • Qualifying conditions
  • The Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme (SEIS)
  • Which companies qualify for SEIS
  • Social Investment Tax relief SITR
  • R&D Tax Credits and Patent Box

And forms one of a series of webinars in the Investment Readiness programme of support for growing businesses.