Tom Hopkins: Why record CGT receipts mean EIS has a key role to play

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Tom Hopkins: "A £100,000 gain on a property invested into EIS not only results in £30,000 initial income tax relief but a deferral of the £28,000 CGT liability on the gain."
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Tom Hopkins: "A £100,000 gain on a property invested into EIS not only results in £30,000 initial income tax relief but a deferral of the £28,000 CGT liability on the gain."

As HMRC announces a record £9.2bn in CGT receipts, Tom Hopkins looks at flows into the tax-efficient sector in 2018/19 and explains why EIS should play an increasingly important part in client conversations

And breathe … though not for long. The tax-year end is always a busy time for tax-efficient fund managers and financial advisers but this year was more complicated than usual - and I am not talking...

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