Restricted Stock: Performance Shares

With restricted stock units and performance shares, can I defer the delivery of the shares at vesting? How is this taxed? This is premium content

The ability to delay the delivery of RSU shares (and thus ordinary income taxes) at vesting depends on whether your company has a provision for this in its stock plan. The deferral needs to be structured correctly, as otherwise it can lead to tax penalties. Deferral is not...
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