Why would the Chancellor attack AIM tax reliefs?
With many other funding routes closed to them, AIM has proved to be a fantastic place for small companies to raise new capital to support their growth aspirations.To the end of September 2017 over £100bn has been raised since the junior market was launched in 1995, including approx. £4bn in 2017, highlighting the significant impact AIM has made.
Since the financial crisis the overall quality of AIM companies has improved substantially and investors have experienced exceptional returns, outperforming main market indices.
Many private investors are encouraged to support AIM companies due to the Inheritance Tax reliefs on…
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