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by gangstacro
Thu Feb 20, 2020 3:10 pm
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: RSU Vesting vs Income
Replies: 13
Views: 1288

Re: RSU Vesting vs Income

I'm not a CPA and can't speak from a tax perspective, but it makes intuitive sense to me. The money was "earned" in the state you lived when it was granted. The point of vesting is such that its really earned over time though, right? If you earned it all on day 1 it should vest on day 1??? Alternat...
by gangstacro
Fri Feb 07, 2020 3:15 pm
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: Taxation of RSUs vested but not delivered
Replies: 10
Views: 879

Re: Taxation of RSUs vested but not delivered

Long time lurker, first time poster. I am also a CPA who also happens to be a long time recipient of RSUs and am very familiar with their taxation. RSUs are taxed upon DELIVERY, which CAN BE the same time as vesting, but NOT always. The term that is used in the IRS code is "constructive receipt", th...