Seedrs invites you to an exclusive lunch and learn hosted at our offices in Old Street to think about tax relief when investing. We will welcome guest speaker Mark Ward from global accountancy and business advisory firm BDO. Mark specialises in SEIS and EIS venture capital tax schemes.

The programme

12:30pm – Arrive for a light lunch.

1pm – The event kicks off with a introduction to investing on Seedrs.

1:05pm – Taxes available in crowdfunding.

  • SEIS and EIS – overview
  • What the reliefs are
  • Who is eligible

1:20pm – SEIS and EIS administration.

  • Quick overview of the process
  • How to claim the relief
  • What the tax certificates mean
  • How to claim loss relief

1:25pm – Quick overview of how Seedrs runs the tax administration process.

1:30pm – Q&A opportunity.

1:40pm – Close.


Seedrs, Churchill House, 142-146 Old Street, London, EC1V 9BW.

Entrance instructions to be emailed upon ticket confirmation.


Tickets are limited so please register now and let us know if you’ll be unable to attend. We look forward to seeing you there.


Investing in startups involves risks, including loss of capital, illiquidity, lack of dividends and dilution, and it should be done only as part of a diversified portfolio. Tax treatment depends on individual circumstances and may be subject to change in the future.