stock option

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stock option

n. the right to purchase stock in the future at a price set at the time the option is granted (by sale or as compensation by the corporation). To actually obtain the shares of stock the owner of the option must "exercise" the option by paying the agreed upon price and requesting issuance of the shares. (See: stock, share, option)

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And, as for qualified stock options, even if compensation expenses were recognized for the reporting purpose, those expenses will not be tax-deductible.
For a qualified stock option plan, a company must have a shareholder-approved plan that takes into account various securities regulations.
71-52, the IRS determined that an employer did not make a payment of wages for purposes of assessing employment or income tax withholding at the time of the exercise of the qualified stock options under former Sec.

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