EIS to continue beyond 2025 and additional boost to SEIS
Updated: Jan 23
Following last week’s “mini budget” are are pleased to see that the Enterprise Investment Scheme (EIS) will be extended beyond 2025 and Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme (SEIS) is set to be given a boost.
EIS and VCT to be extended beyond 2025
The Chancellor stated that the government remains supportive of the Enterprise Investment Scheme (EIS) and Venture Capital Trusts (VCT) and sees the value of extending them beyond 2025. Although no further details are as yet available.
SEIS to be boosted
As part of this budget package, we are delighted to note that the Chancellor has announced his intention to increase the generosity and availability of the Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme (SEIS) from April 2023, the following changes will come into force:
The company limit will be increased from £100,000 to £250,000
The gross asset limit will be increased from £200,000 to £350,000
The age limit will be increased from 2 to 3 years
To support these increases to company limits, the annual investor limit will increase from £100,000 to £200, 000
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