Savings & investments

This section contains introductory guides to tax efficient saving and investment options.

Individual Savings Accounts
An overview of the rules governing ISAs.
Venture Capital Trusts
An introduction to shares in VCTs.
Enterprise Investment Scheme
A guide to the investment scheme.
Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme
The new tax advantaged venture capital scheme.
VCT, EIS & SEIS compared
An at-a-glance comparison of tax efficient schemes.
Capital gains tax
The latest rules on CGT.
Property investment - buy to let
Key elements of buy-to-let.
Pensions - tax reliefs
An overview of a complex tax area.
Pensions - automatic enrolment
If you employ staff, you’ll need to prepare for the new auto-enrolment regulations.
Capital Gains Tax on disposal of chattels
Tax planning on newly redefined chattels.