Executive Compensation Alert: IRS Filing and Reporting Requirements for ISO Exercises and ESPP Stock Transfers

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This Client Alert is intended to remind you of certain year-end reporting requirements under Section 6039 of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986, as amended (the “Code”), with respect to stock issued to employees (or former employees) upon the exercise of an incentive stock option (an “ISO”) or transferred under a tax-qualified employee stock purchase plan (an “ESPP”) and inform you of new Internal Revenue Service (“IRS”) filing requirements for transactions that occurred in 2011.

The IRS has issued two forms (along with accompanying instructions) that corporations must use to satisfy the return and information statement requirements under Section 6039...

Please see full alert below for more information.

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Published In: Administrative Agency Updates, Business Organization Updates, Labor & Employment Updates, Tax Updates

DISCLAIMER: Because of the generality of this update, the information provided herein may not be applicable in all situations and should not be acted upon without specific legal advice based on particular situations.

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