Ask the accountant: What taxes will I owe on restricted stock?

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Want to hang onto your best talent? Try the unexpected

(Editor’s note: Tony Hartl is the founder Planet Tan and author of “Selling Sunshine: 75 Tips, Tools and Tactics for Becoming a Wildly Successful Entrepreneur”. He submitted this story to VentureBeat.)

Ask the accountant: Will my international startup owe U.S. taxes?

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Get ready for the most social DEMO ever

DEMO Spring 2011, the industry’s ultimate showcase for new products, is just days away — and as the event’s executive producer, I can’t wait to show you the startups and speakers I have in store.

Ask the accountant: How much time do I have left?

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Ask the accountant: Do I have to send form 1099s?

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Ask the accountant: Do I need to reincorporate when I move?

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DEMO deadline in less than a week: Apply now to launch!

With DEMO Spring 2011 just a month away, my team and I are racing to put the final touches on the lineup. Should you be part of this one-of-a-kind event? If your company is about to launch a product that will change the world, remember next Tuesday, February 1 is the deadline to apply. While slots are getting scarce, we’re still looking for the best tech companies from around the world to showcase their latest and greatest products.

Meet HighNote, the high-powered chat app

In case you haven’t noticed, there’s a race among a handful of apps competing to become the coolest, most efficient chat app.

The early bird gets the DEMO launch spot

Don’t forget that the early deadline for DEMO applications is today. If you apply now, and are accepted, you’ll receive two extra passes to the conference (a $6,000 value).

LA media startups: Get feedback from Greycroft and Disney

Just a reminder that VentureBeat is bringing DEMO, the launchpad for emerging technologies, to Los Angeles on Monday, and we’re hoping to meet with top tech companies while we’re down there.

Glam Media hires like crazy, on track to overtake AOL

Glam Media, the media and advertising company focused on women, said today it is forming a global brand sales team in London to continue its global expansion in online brand advertising.

Kik, the Skype of text messages, continues crazy growth (chart)

Kik, the new chat application for smartphones that is faster and more social than standard text messages, continues to report astounding growth in traffic after exclusively revealing the launch of its service to VentureBeat.

Meet 26 experts charging the super grid: GreenBeat 2010’s latest speakers

We’ve written a lot about what it will take to transform today’s energy infrastructure into the super grid of tomorrow, from cleaner, cheaper energy sources to smarter networks and support for fleets of electric vehicles. But the ultimate requirement is people. We’ll have to tap our collective brainpower like never before. That’s why VentureBeat is assembling a superstar cast of speakers for our GreenBeat 2010 conference, at the academic powerhouse of Stanford University on November 3 and 4.