Loophole in new scheme for employee options

Photo: The Norwegian Ministry of Finance (Erlend Bjørtvedt, wikimedia).
Photo: The Norwegian Ministry of Finance (Erlend Bjørtvedt, wikimedia).

17 June 2021 11:11

Loophole in new scheme for employee options

Petter Bjerksund: If the employee it to be treated like a founder, the new tax proposal for employee options should be supplemented.

The proposal that employee options should be taxed as share income goes far in the direction of setting up that the employee is treated like a founder, Petter Bjerksund writes.

His chronicle Hull i ny ordning for ansatteopsjoner (in Norwegian) was published in Dagens Næringsliv on 14 June, 2021.