non-statutory stock option


A type of employee stock option which is less advantageous for the employer from a tax standpoint than an incentive stock option (ISO), but which is less restrictive and generally easier to set up and administer. The most important difference is that the exercise of ISO does not result in a tax burden, while the exercise of a non-qualified stock option does (except in very specific circumstances). also called non-qualified stock option.

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The non-statutory stock option was a really cool thing and I wondered what it meant and how we would work with it.

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You should try and do your research before you decide which non-statutory stock option you want to get involved with.

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The non-statutory stock option was very appealing to Hudson when he joined GE Capital and he took full advantage of the program.

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