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The recent US tax reform law adopts Internal Revenue Code Section 83(i), which will allow certain private company employees to defer federal income tax on eligible stock options and restricted stock units for up to five years following their respective exercise or settlement. To learn more about Section 83(i), including how it could be useful for bridging the gap between when an employee is subject to income tax and when the employee’s shares can be liquidated, please read our recent LawFlash.