Space to Grow: Investment Readiness Webinar

University Enterprise Zone

  • Tue 3 Nov 20

    14:00 - 15:00

  • Online

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  • Event speaker

    Peter Harrup and Colin Downing

  • Event type

    Workshops, training and support
    Space to Grow

  • Event organiser

    University Enterprise Zone

  • Contact details

    Caelin Toms

Understanding SEIS/EIS

This webinar focusses 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

This is one of a series of webinars in the Investment Readiness programme of support for growing businesses.

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Peter Harrup - Partner, BDO Ipswich

Peter is a tax partner specialising in advising SMEs with regard to property sales and acquisitions, share sales and acquisitions, profit extraction and tax efficient restructuring. He also advises private clients with regard to tax efficient investments and capital taxes planning.

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.