We have a wide range of tax-efficient investments for the experienced investor and higher earners, keen to reduce their tax burden. Our highly regulated position as qualified financial advisors provides further protection to you as we can offer tailored guidance and advice on these types of investments.
Returns (normally paid as dividends in the case of VCTs) are tax free. Moreover, with EIS you benefit from potential inheritance tax relief and could defer capital gains from the sale of other assets.
Annual allowances are generous: £200,000 in VCTs and up to £2 million in EIS. These could be valuable to investors caught by the restrictions on pension contributions. Tax rules can change and tax benefits depend on circumstances.
Venture Capital Trusts
Investing in VCTs helps smaller new companies grow. The benefits to the investor are enticing tax breaks: up to 30% tax relief against income tax bills; tax-free dividends and tax-free growth
Enterprise Investment Scheme
Receive an income tax rebate of up to 30% by giving a financial boost to small companies through an EIS. You can also defer capital gains from elsewhere and qualify for Inheritance Tax relief.
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