Founders of companies face tax issues on sales, funding rounds, in contract negotiations, with intellectual property, covenants not to compete, indemnities and in many other contexts. Their entity choice, business situs and tax filing positions may have a lasting impact for themselves and their companies. Their equity plans, compensation and tax planning is varied. We provide tax advice to founders during the many stages of their careers, from start-up to expansion to IPO, from venture funding to merger or sale.
- Congress Targets $10M Qualified Small Business Stock Tax Break, Forbes.com (September 14, 2021).
- Founders and Substantial Risk of Forfeiture: What, Me Worry?, Vol. 168, No. 3, Tax Notes Federal (July 20, 2020), p. 459.
- Can Founder Legal Settlements Be Tax Free or Tax Deferred?, Vol. 153, No. 3, Tax Notes (October 17, 2016), p. 451.
- Tax Refresher on Options And Restricted Stock, Vol. 158, No. 1, Tax Notes (January 1, 2018), p. 145.