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Carried Interest Fight To Intensify

 Congress is moving into high gear on health care reform, and is looking for revenue raisers to fund it.  The carried interest tax on venture capital firms is on the table. There is a good article in the New York Times … Continue reading

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16 Reasons To Make Your Startup A C-Corp

My list of reasons to start as a C corporation. Continue reading

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When Does My Capital Gains Holding Period Start For Warrant Shares?

  Q: When does my capital gains holding period start for shares acquired upon exercise of a warrant I received from a company in connection with an investment or a loan (i.e., not a warrant issued in consideration for services)? … Continue reading

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First innovateHealth Capital Summit Big Success

Yesterday Davis Wright Tremaine LLP, Clarity Health Services, Faultline Ventures and iMedExchange hosted the first innovateHealth Capital Summit at the Seattle offices of Davis Wright Tremaine. More. innovativeHealth is a fast-growing group of health care technology and services stakeholders focused … Continue reading

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President’s Tax Proposal Takes Aim At Carried Interest of Venture Funds

In what could be a serious blow to the venture fund industry, the President’s tax proposals contemplate taxing carried interest as ordinary income, subject to ordinary income tax rates and self employment taxes. The proposal states that it “is not … Continue reading

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