Category Archives: Tax

EIS Tax Relief Explained

Posted on

1. Income Tax Benefit From EIS Tax Relief Tax relief of 30% can be claimed on investments (up to £1m in one tax year) giving a maximum tax reduction in any one year of £300,000, provided you have sufficient Income Tax liability to cover it.   The shares must be held for at least three […]


Why Scotland Is Great For Equity Crowdfunding

Posted on

Here at ShareIn we are very proud to be a part of the Edinburgh tech scene, but what makes equity crowdfunding here so special? I think the three main things are: great company, the legal aspect, and its ahead of silicon valley.   1. Great Company – Scotland has an incredible start up community as […]


TOP 5 REASONS WHY FUND MANAGERS WASTE YOUR MONEY

Posted on

(First published in Ingenious Britain)   50 years ago people managed their own investments. Somehow that gradually changed and fund managers now totally dominate equity markets.  But how good a job are the fund managers you employ doing, and what are the alternatives?  Here are 5 reasons why you should consider managing at least some […]


The Best Tax Break You’ve Never Heard Of

Posted on

Tax doesn’t have to be boring – honest! Are you aware of the truly incredible tax breaks available to people who want to invest in young companies which can, in some cases, totally mitigate your risk to zero? Jude explains why in today’s post on the blog. In recent years, research has shown that investing […]


Risky Business? How SEIS and EIS tax relief can help

Posted on

What Is SEIS and EIS Tax Relief? Everyone understands that equity investment can be risky. But at the same time, there are tax reliefs available that can mitigate – or even eliminate – the risk of losing your money. In this post, accountants Chiene + Tait walk through the lucrative tax reliefs that might be available for […]