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What is a 409A valuation?

Learn everything you need to know about section 409A of the internal revenue code. From what is a 409A valuation to 409A methodologies and process.

For founders

Running a company is hard. Here, find downloadable resources and articles we’ve created to make your job a little easier.

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For investors

Whether you’re a small venture firm raising your first fund or a veteran of the venture capital space, Carta has interviews, articles, videos, research, and more to help you achieve your goals.

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Equity is confusing. We’re here to help. Our Equity Resource Center will help you understand equity basics, how to navigate your equity offer, what to expect when exercising, and more.

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