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Don’t “Defer” Compensation

By Joe Wallin Many times I have seen the following happen: a company is running out of money. In order to keep going, the team is going to have to take pay cuts. The Founder & CEO tells the team–”We’ll … Continue reading

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Section 409A–What Is It?

 “Section 409A”–Section 409A of the Internal Revenue Code requires the inclusion in income of deferred compensation paid pursuant to a deferred compensation plan that fails to meet certain requirements, or that is not operated in accordance with certain requirements.   … Continue reading

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