This is all very important information—you need to understand where you fit in the market so you can be competitive when hiring—but how you address refresh stock grants is the more ongoing issue to solve. Oftentimes, companies give new hire grants, which often cover three to four years with a cliff for the first year (at the end of 12 months, the first piece begins to vest and the rest vests monthly). As time goes on, this leaves you exposed because when someone has less future earning potential it may reduce incentive. Great people will always have great options for employment. You need to make sure you are adequately compensating employees on a forward-looking basis. Without the retention that comes from unvested stock, the most talented people might leave for new and potentially more lucrative pastures. … [Read more...] about Employee salaries at a fast-growing startup: What are the going rates?
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With a view to enhancing enrollment, retention and attendance and simultaneously improving nutritional levels among children, the National Programme of Nutritional Support to Primary Education was launched in 1995. From 2008-09 onwards the programme covers all children studying in class I to VIII in all areas across the country. … [Read more...] about Budget 2019 proposes five-fold increase in salary allocation for university, college teachers
Just a few months remain before the term of the current NDA government ends as Piyush Goyal, the Interim Finance Minister, presented the Interim Budget today. An outgoing government presents only an Interim Budget or seeks a vote on account. The government seeks the Parliament’s nod for incurring expenditure for part of a fiscal year. It leaves it to the next government to present the full budget. Hence, the market expectations were already muted for this Budget. … [Read more...] about Budget 2019: An Election Agenda?
To Rome with Love five years ago. Anybody familiar with Allen has known for decades that he married his partner Mia Farrow’s adopted daughter, Soon-Yi Previn, and that his movies often feature ineffectual Allen surrogates lusting after inappropriately young nymphs of mystic charm. But in 2014, after her father received the Cecil B. DeMille Award at the Golden Globes, Dylan Farrow wrote an open letter published in The New York Times, in which she brought allegations that had first emerged in 1993 back to the forefront of the cultural conversation. Lines were drawn. Every actor affiliated with Allen was soon asked to comment on Farrow’s letter. (Scarlett Johansson: “It would be ridiculous for me to make any kind of assumption one way or the other.” Diane Keaton: “I believe my friend.”) Since there was no resolution, many fans and actors just quietly made the decision that it was okay not to believe Farrow. Allen went on to release three … [Read more...] about Time’s Up, Woody Allen
Now, the second house will not be subject to tax on deemed or notional basis if it is used as a family residence or remains vacant for the entire year due to, say, your employment at another location. However, if both have been financed by home loans, the total deduction under this section will be restricted to Rs 2 lakh a year. “Until this amendment was made, tax-payers were allowed to consider one property as self-occupied and the interest paid on the other property’s loan could be claimed as deduction separately,” explains Kuldip Kumar, Partner and Leader PwC India Global Mobility Practice. … [Read more...] about Paying a home loan EMI or staying on rent? Know the tax benefits