That is completely up to you. However, when making this decision, there are a few things to take into consideration. If an employee has 5% ownership or more it is seen as a substantial interest. If this is the case, the employee will be taxed in box 2 for the increase in value. On our platform you can make sure an employee can not get more ownership than 4.9%. Besides that there is a feature that allows you to approve or disapprove of every trade.
Amsterdam-based social enterprise Share Council, a FinTech startup focused on “closing the capital wealth gap by making every SME employee co-owner”, announced on Tuesday that it is proud to have raised over €1M in funding from The Sharing Group (known from MyWheels & Mijndomein) and a network of strategic angel investors. Share Council is build on the premise of “everyone a co-owner”, hence the last 100k of stock is now publicly coming available, see sharecouncil.co/investRead more
Just 5 Million EU employees own equity in the company they work for. This creates a staggering divide and it leaves Europe behind in the race for global talent.Read more