The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series, the leading producer of regulatory focused webcasts, has announced today that Kristin Taylor, Manager, Compensation & Benefits, BDO USA LLP, will speak at the Knowledge Congress' webcast entitled: "Understanding New Employer Reporting Requirements for Incentive Stock Option and Employee Stock Purchase Plan
Live Webcast." This event is scheduled for August 2, 2011 from 3:00 - 5:00 PM ET.
An incentive stock option grant, described in section 422, or an option grant under an employee stock purchase plan
described in section 423.
TEI commends Congress for its continuing efforts with respect to eliminating income tax withholding on the exercise of Employee Stock Purchase Plan
options and Incentive Stock Options (collectively referred to as "options").
Of the companies you asked about, Pfizer requires a $500 minimum investment; GE a $250 minimum; and Krispy Kreme does not have a direct stock purchase plan
Additionally, Microsoft did not allow the contractors to participate in the company's two retirement funds: the Savings Plus Plan and the Employee Stock Purchase Plan
. At the time, the contractors did not complain about Microsoft's treatment of them.
The choice of adopting a stock purchase plan
American Water stated that it offers a dividend reinvestment and direct stock purchase plan
called American Water Stock Direct, which enables shareholders to reinvest cash dividends and purchase additional shares of American Water common stock without any brokerage commissions or service charges.
Infinity shareholders who hold shares through the Infinity employee stock purchase plan
or through a bank, broker, trust company or other nominee may be subject to an earlier election deadline and should carefully review any materials received in connection with their Infinity shares for instructions regarding the election of merger consideration.
Shareholders are encouraged to enroll in the Company's Dividend Reinvestment and Stock Purchase Plan
. For details, contact Krissy Price at (828) 464-5620 or (800) 948-7195 or you may email any questions to our transfer agent, Broadridge Corporate Issuer Solutions, Inc.
Note that only participants in the Fund's Dividend Reinvestment and Stock Purchase Plan
("DRIP") will have cash distributions automatically reinvested in shares of the Fund.
Savings from an employee stock purchase plan
can be applied to a variety of financial needs, such as a down payment for a home, a home improvement project, tuition payments or other life expenses.