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Joseph’s stock options do not meet the requirements for an ISO. The stock options violate part 4 of the IRS guidelines for ISOs. According to the IRS guidelines the employee cannot sell the stock within two years from the date the option is granted, but Joseph sold his options on 4/21/2011 which is a violation because they were issued on...