Crowdfunding

QSBS and The Growth of Crowdfunding: Propel(x)

The private company equity market is an inherently high-risk, high-reward enterprise, a positive Return on Investment (ROI) is not guaranteed, and historically not all taxpayers have been allowed to invest. Yet investments in innovative startups are indisputable keys to moving the national economy forward and creating jobs.  As … Read More

Does Knowledge of Tax Incentive Eligibility Drive Investor Behavior?

A unique tax provision, IRC Section 1202 “Qualified Small Business Stock (QSBS)”, was created to incentivize risky capital investments in the innovative startup and early-stage business marketplace in the United States. In the same manner that QSBS tax incentives jumpstart the US national economy and generate strategic … Read More

VC Tax Optimization

Venture Funds Devoted to Tax Optimization

Venture capital (VC) funds operate by seeking outsized returns through investing early in companies that change the world, shake up the market, and become household names. Mutual funds and hedge funds invest in various security types, but venture capital funds focus on a distinctive type of early-stage … Read More

QSBS BBBA

QSBS and The Growth of Crowdfunding: StartEngine

Equity investments that fund and grow innovative new companies in the startup marketplace move the national economy forward and propagate job creation. These types of investments are innately risky capital investment ventures, and not all investors see profitable returns. Additionally, many taxpayers have been unable to participate … Read More

Startup Employees QSBS

QSBS and The Growth of Crowdfunding: SeedInvest

Equity investments that fund the startup marketplace are crucial and necessary in moving the national economy ahead and boosting job creation. However, these investments are innately risky ventures, and lucrative return on investments (ROIs) don't always come to fruition. Until recent years, many taxpayers have been excluded … Read More

QSBS Founders

QSBS and The Growth of Crowdfunding: Wefunder

Equity investing is an inherently high-risk-high-reward venture, a positive ROI is not guaranteed, and historically not all taxpayers are qualified to participate in the most lucrative investment opportunities. But investments in innovative startups are inarguably essential in moving the national economy forward and contributing to job creation.  For … Read More