Global Equity Services Question of the Quarter: Loi Macron and the French-Qualified RSU Regime
The French Loi Macron law that went into effect on 7 August 2015 introduces favorable changes to the requirements and tax and social tax treatment of French-qualified restricted stock units. However, the requirement that qualified RSUs under Loi Macron arguably can be granted only pursuant to a plan which has received shareholder approval on or after August 7, 2015 has been a hurdle for many companies to avail themselves of the new regime.
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