Webinars, East of England

Angels@Essex Investment Readiness Webinar – Understanding SEIS/EIS presented by Peter Harrup & Colin Downing BDO

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

Understanding SEIS/EIS

16th September 2020 2-3pm

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 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.

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Date and time
16 September 2020
14:00 - 15:00
Venue Address

Online - Colchester