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The European Commission has granted state aid approval to an extension of a tax-advantaged UK share plan scheme, aimed at helping certain independent SME companies recruit and retain high-calibre employees. 17 May 2018
UK businesses that plan to grant new share options after 6 April 2018 to employees under existing Enterprise Management Incentive (EMI) schemes, or set up new EMI schemes after that date, should consider waiting to see whether the tax advantages they... 04 Apr 2018
Companies must submit their year-end returns in relation to their UK employee share plans and share awards/acquisitions through the online administration regime set up by HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC).
This guide was last updated in April 2018.
The use of equity incentive arrangements is well recognised within the telecoms industry.
This guide was last updated in April 2014.
This guide was last updated in January 2016.
All employees who contribute to a save as you earn (SAYE) employee share plan will be able to benefit from the planned 12-month contribution break, not just those on maternity or parental leave, the government has announced. 02 Mar 2018
The UK government has commissioned research into the frequency and purposes of corporate share buyback exercises. 01 Feb 2018
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