Issuing equity to employees and choosing the right plan for your LLC can seem like a daunting task. Let us make it simple by decoding the different equity plans available.
Ownership stake in a company can help LLCs attract and retain employees—and ensure they are invested in the company’s success.
In this event we chatted with a law firm partner, Wendy Moore from Perkins and Coie LLP, who works with many companies to set up their equity incentive plans as an Executive Compensation and Benefits attorney. Together Christina, Biz Dev for LLC at Carta, and Wendy will dove into Carta’s LLC Blueprints – A step-by-step-guide to building an employee equity plan.
Here is what they discussed:
- Employee ownership and why it can be a strong compensation tool
- The advantages, considerations and tax treatment for different equity types
- Profits interest units (PIUs)
- Phantom equity
- Unit appreciation rights (UARs)
- Options to acquire interests
- How to navigate Carta’s LLC Blueprints, an equity and implementation guide
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