Has your company missed out on EMI too?

Enterprise Management Incentive share option schemes (or ‘EMI’ for short) have long been a useful tool for entrepreneurial fast growing companies that wish to both tie-in key employees and incentivise them tax efficiently with the promise of jam tomorrow in the form of a slice of the share equity. The peculiar thing as evidenced from … Read moreHas your company missed out on EMI too?

EMI share option employee limit goes up to £250,000

Enterprise Management Incentive Schemes (EMI) are a great way of tax efficiently tying in and incentivising key employees within a fast growth SME company. One of the limitations on EMI schemes has been that each employee could only receive entitlement to shares worth up to £120,000. This is all set to change with effect from 16 June 2012 when … Read moreEMI share option employee limit goes up to £250,000

10 Benefits of an EMI Option Scheme for Your Business

I have just set up an Enterprise Management Incentive (EMI) Option Scheme for a (very happy) client and I have a number of others to set up over the coming weeks. At a time when cash is tight, EMI option schemes are a cost effective and tax efficient way of incentivising key employees. Here are … Read more10 Benefits of an EMI Option Scheme for Your Business

EIS and EMI – Whaaaat?!!!

I don’t know if there’s something in the water around here right now but I seem to spending a huge proportion of my time advising clients on either: the benefits (and potential pitfalls!) of the Enterprise Investment Scheme (EIS) aimed at tax efficient investments into fledgling fast growth companies and rewarding employees under an approved … Read moreEIS and EMI – Whaaaat?!!!