Monthly Archives: September 2020

Can Employees Receive QSBS as Compensation?

Employees can be compensated with QSBS and elect the Section 1202 capital gains tax exclusion. There are various scenarios where this can happen. One is a startup company that is tight on cash, but because the company is high-growth and disrupting its target market the stock has … Read More

Is my QSBS Exclusion Safe in a Divorce?

If a divorce were to occur and the QSBS was divided between the two individuals it would be treated as if each individual had QSBS from the day it was issued. The divorce actually creates two separate exclusions, one for each spouse. For example, each individual would … Read More