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Christmas comes early for VCT investors

Christmas comes early for VCT investors

Demand for venture capital trusts (VCTs) has risen due to the introduction of the tapered annual pension allowance last year, which restricted the tax relief people earning more than £150,000 on pension contributions can receive. The annual investment limit on VCTs is £200,000, rather than between £10,000 and £40,000 - the amount higher earners can pay into a pension, and there are no lifetime limits on how much you can put into one.

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