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How 83(b) Elections for crypto token grants can fail and cost you millions
Blog
May 15, 2024

How 83(b) Elections for crypto token grants can fail and cost you millions

Not filing your 83(b) election properly can result in paying millions of dollars more
Token Launches Made Simple: Toku x Safe Integration
News
May 8, 2024

Token Launches Made Simple: Toku x Safe Integration

Toku's integration with Safe provides a cost-effective alternative to traditional custody
Is it legal to pay people with Cryptocurrencies, Stablecoins, and Tokenized Digital Assets in India?
Blog
April 25, 2024

Is it legal to pay people with Cryptocurrencies and Digital Assets in India?

India's crypto scene: Taxed, not banned. Laws on stablecoins, digital assets unclear
Global Contractor and Payroll Management for an Early-Stage Team
Case Study
April 15, 2024

Global Contractor and Payroll Management for an Early-Stage Team

FIDL partnered with Toku for efficient contractor management and payroll for global team
Embracing Crypto-Native Expansion with Toku
Case Study
April 4, 2024

Embracing Crypto-Native Expansion with Toku

With Toku, Space Meridian's operational agility improved and ensured global compliance
Facilitating Startup Flexibility and Growth
Case Study
April 4, 2024

Facilitating Startup Flexibility and Growth

Reppo chose Toku for global HR solutions, while maintaining scalability and compliance
Enhancing Global Workforce Benefits with High-Touch Support
Case Study
April 4, 2024

Enhancing Global Workforce Benefits with High-Touch Support

Elliptic Research partnered with Toku for streamlined operations and employee benefits.
Do you need to pay taxes on Crypto Points you earn?
Blog
March 31, 2024

Do you need to pay taxes on Crypto Points you earn?

Understanding the taxation of crypto points is vital for compliance
Token Compensation and Token Payroll: Which countries can you compensate someone entirely in crypto tokens and stablecoins?
Blog
March 7, 2024

Token Compensation & Payroll: Countries allowing entirely crypto compensation

Which countries can you compensate someone entirely in crypto tokens and stablecoins?
Why can token option agreements be problematic under US law?
Blog
March 7, 2024

Why can token option agreements be problematic under US law?

Discover the challenges and tax implications of token option agreements
What are Token Appreciation Rights Agreements (TARs)?
Blog
March 7, 2024

What are Token Appreciation Rights Agreements (TARs)?

Uncover the details of Token Appreciation Rights (TARs) Agreements
Would the collectible long-term capital gains rate apply to cryptocurrencies if Coinbase wins?
Blog
March 7, 2024

Will Coinbase Win, Apply Long-Term Capital Gains Rate to Crypto?

If Coinbase wins, will crypto face collectible capital gains rates?
Why You Need a Crypto-native PEO in the United States
Blog
January 19, 2024

Why You Need a Crypto-native PEO in the United States

Using a crypto-native PEO is necessary for U.S. companies that hire and pay in crypto.
How do token vesting schedules work?
Guide
December 7, 2023

How do token vesting schedules work?

Find the right vesting schedule that can accelerate your company's growth.
How the IRS’s proposed rule affects U.S. crypto tax compliance
News
December 6, 2023

How the IRS’s proposed rule affects U.S. crypto tax compliance

Analysis of the proposed U.S. crypto tax rule and its tax and business implications.
Token Management for Lawyers: Untangling Webs of Token Agreements
Guide
December 6, 2023

Token Management for Lawyers: Untangling Webs of Token Agreements

Exploring legal intricacies in crypto token compensation and compliance.
FAQ for Employees Receiving Crypto Grants 
Blog
December 5, 2023

FAQ for Employees Receiving Crypto Grants 

All you need to know about receiving crypto grants.
Toku and Hedgey Establish Strategic Partnership
News
December 1, 2023

Toku & Hedgey Establish Strategic Partnership

Toku & Hedgey Partner to simplify token compensation and on-chain vesting infrastructure
Toku Co-Founders, Kenneth O’Friel and Dominika Stobiecka, Named on Forbes 30 Under 30 List for 2024
News
November 29, 2023

Toku Co-Founders Named on Forbes 30 Under 30 List for 2024

Toku founders have been named in Forbes' 30 Under 30 List for 2024 in North America
How an 83(b) election can reduce your crypto tax bill by millions of dollars
Guide
November 22, 2023

How an 83(b) election can reduce your crypto tax bill by millions of dollars

An 83(b) election form can have a life-changing impact on your finances.
Understanding How the US Taxes your Token Awards in 2023
Guide
October 27, 2023

Understanding How the US Taxes your Token Awards in 2023

Many crypto workers are based in the United States. Learn about how the US taxes tokens.
Toku and Bitwave Forge Partnership Offering Simplified Token Compensation and Digital Asset Management for Crypto-Native Companies
News
October 25, 2023

Toku and Bitwave Forge Partnership Offering Simplified Crypto-Native Solutions

Toku and Bitwave collaborate to simplify token compensation and digital asset management
Toku announces SOC2 Compliance
News
October 23, 2023

Toku announces SOC2 Compliance

Toku’s SOC2 certification reflects our unwavering commitment to security and compliance
What is a Phantom Token Grant?
Guide
October 11, 2023

What is a Phantom Token Grant?

Phantom tokens give employees upside potential but with less legal and tax headaches.
The Employer’s Guide to Token Compensation
Guide
October 10, 2023

The Employer’s Guide to Token Compensation

Learn all about token compensation with Toku's Employer's Guide to Token Compensation
How To Setup Token Compensation Distribution and Tracking
Guide
October 10, 2023

How To Setup Token Compensation Distribution and Tracking

Learn how to distribute and track token compensation to your global team.
How To Structure Your Token Allocation & Compensation Plan
Guide
October 10, 2023

How To Structure Your Token Allocation & Compensation Plan

Pay your global team in your project's tokens. Read our step-by-step guide to get started.
Unlock Global Crypto Talent with a Crypto-Native EOR
Blog
October 10, 2023

Unlock Global Crypto Talent with a Crypto-Native EOR

Only crypto-native EORs can serve the full needs of crypto organizations
Toku And Quantstamp Partner to Enhance Security and Payroll Practices in Web3
Blog
September 29, 2023

Toku & Quantstamp Partner to Enhance Security and Payroll Practices in Web3

Toku and Quantstamp announce a partnership that brings security and compensation together
History of Fiat, Equity & Token-Based Compensation
Blog
September 22, 2023

History of Fiat, Equity & Token-Based Compensation

A brief history of the emergency of fiat, equity and token-based compensation schemes
Types of Token Compensation: Key Benefits & Considerations
Blog
September 19, 2023

Types of Token Compensation: Key Benefits & Considerations

‘From RTAs to token options, learn about various token compensation types
Navigating Worldwide Token Compensation Regulations in 2023
Blog
September 14, 2023

Navigating Worldwide Token Compensation Regulations in 2023

Stay compliant & informed about crypto compensation regulations to maintain compliance.
Protocol Labs partners with Toku to streamline its token grant and equity grant administration under one solution
Case Study
September 7, 2023

Protocol Labs partners with Toku to streamline its token grant and equity grant

“Every EOR in the industry has no idea how to handle tokens.”
Gnosis partners with Toku for Swiss employment services and locally compliant token grants
Case Study
September 7, 2023

Gnosis partners with Toku for Swiss employment services and locally compliant to

Gnosis saves time and money every month employing & compensating Swiss residents with Toku
Toku enables Astar Network to confidently expand into the U.S.
Case Study
September 7, 2023

Toku enables Astar Network to confidently expand into the U.S.

Learn how Toku enables Astar to easily expand into the U.S.
Toku Founders win Forbes 30 Under 30 Japan Award
Blog
September 5, 2023

Toku Founders win Forbes 30 Under 30 Japan Award

Our founders, Ken Murai O’Friel and Dominika Stobiecka have been honored with the Forbes 3
Toku, led by Japanese founder, raises $20m
Blog
May 9, 2023

Toku, led by Japanese founder, raises $20m

One of the largest funding announcements for Tokyo-based crypto startups
Employer vs. Contractor: Misclassification risk in Crypto
Blog
March 29, 2023

Employer vs. Contractor: Misclassification risk in Crypto

The potential risks around misclassifying employees or contractors.
Revolutionizing HR Management in Crypto
Blog
March 22, 2023

Revolutionizing HR Management in Crypto

Helping HR leaders navigate token compensation, employment & tax compliance in crypto
Toku Co-Founder Dominika Stobiecka | Protocol Labs Founders Interview
News
March 16, 2023

Toku Co-Founder Dominika Stobiecka | Protocol Labs Founders Interview

Our co-founder Dominika Stobiecka brilliantly outlines our vision at Toku.
Making Sense of Crypto Taxes & Managing Token Payroll Compliance
Blog
March 2, 2023

Making Sense of Crypto Taxes & Managing Token Payroll Compliance

Exploring crypto taxes and how to manage compliance challenges for crypto payroll.