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I have invested approx £23k in a software solution with a company

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I have invested approx £23k in a software solution with a company this year and had no return yet. Can I offset this against tax, and if so what do I do. I pay PAYE (40% rate) and fill out an annual tax return
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Tax
Expert:  TonyTax replied 9 months ago.
Hi. Unless you made this investment through an Enterprise Investment Scheme or a Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme or a Venture Capital Trust scheme, you cannot claim tax relief for your initial investment I'm afraid. Take a look here for your tax relief options if the investment goes bad. I hope this helps but let me know if you have any further questions.
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