Wealth management Boston

Category: ISOs

Incentive stock options (ISOs) are a type of stock option. If holding periods are met, incentive stock options qualify for favorable long-term capital gains tax treatment. But there are risks. Learn more about financial and tax planning considerations for ISOs, such as exercising options, tax planning strategies, Section 1202, considerations during a lock-up, and what to do with the proceeds. The blog also discusses liquidity events such as IPOs, mergers, or acquisitions and what happens to stock if you’re laid off or leave the company. Key insights for founders and executives on strategic stock option planning and strategies to best manage sudden wealth.