International share schemes and incentives

International share schemes and incentives guidance:

The challenges of a changing landscape for companies offering share plans globally Offering share plans internationally, understanding the different jurisdictional legal...

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Companies in both the US and the UK have a long history of involving employees in equity ownership, and both countries have provided tax breaks and implemented other...

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Background Unlike the UK, the USA has not adopted a unified corporate governance code for its public corporations. Instead corporate governance requirements are derived...

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Publicly held companies often grant equity awards to executives and other key employees (and, in many cases, even to fairly low-level employees) to align their interests...

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US privately held companies often like to incentivise their executives and other key employees through equity compensation grants, in order to better align their...

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Employers frequently grant equity awards and cash bonuses to incentivise key employees. The first part of this Practice Note focuses on key considerations with awards...

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This Practice Note provides a brief introduction to the equity and incentive compensation plans and agreements that US startups often use to attract and retain key...

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This practice note provides a broad overview of the application of FATCA to employee incentive arrangements in the UK. After a brief outline of the general background to...

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This Practice Note provides a broad overview of: • the Intergovernmental Agreement between the UK and the US to improve international tax compliance and to implement...

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Click here to download the latest Corporate Governance 2019 report 2019, published by Getting the Deal Through. Jurisdictions covered The following jurisdictions are...

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Click here to download the latest Executive compensation and employee benefits 2018 report, published by Getting the Deal Through. Jurisdictions covered The following...

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Click here to download the latest Shareholder Activism & Engagement 2019 report 2019, published by Getting the Deal Through. Jurisdictions covered The following...

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What is an LLC and how is it different to other forms of business organisation? A limited liability company (LLC) is a legal form of business organisation in US. A US LLC...

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ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained. Following recommendations of the Office of Tax Simplification and an HMRC consultation, the...

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ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained. Following recommendations of the Office of Tax Simplification and an HMRC consultation, the...

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Introduction This Practice Note discusses the taxation of internationally mobile employees and directors in relation to employment-related securities (ERS) charged to tax...

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