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Company Equity

If you work at a startup, company equity is likely a key part of your compensation. It’s also likely to be very confusing. Use these to fully understand your equity compensation package and the tax implications of various scenarios. Thinking of switching jobs? Use this to learn how to evaluate and compare company offers and what many “market” practices are regarding employee equity.

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