What Solo Entrepreneurs Ought To Know About Incorporating

What Solo Entrepreneurs Ought To Know About Incorporating

Anytime someone approaches me about business formation and the business has multiple owners, I always advise that they should form a business entity.  The question of which entity to form is far more complicated, but that they should form one is a no-brainer. If multiple people are operating a business, they are considered a general […]

What Is The Difference Between Legal Information And Legal Advice?

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What Is The Difference Between Legal Information And Legal Advice?

You’ve seen the disclaimers.  In fact, there’s one to the right of this posting.  It usually says something to the effect of this is only legal information and should not be construed as legal advice.  You’ll often see this statement on lawyers’ blogs, during lawyers’ presentations, or on websites where the company provides law-related services […]

Business Law Basics: How To Form an LLC (or Corporation)

Business Law Basics: How To Form an LLC (or Corporation)

You’ve seen the commercials on TV and the ads in your Facebook feed about how easy it is to form an LLC or corporation.  You just pay the service provider $XX.95 and you’ll be in business.  Well, that’s true and not true. Yes, it is very easy to form a business entity.  Kind of like, […]

3 Non-Tax Reasons To Form A Business Entity

3 Non-Tax Reasons To Form A Business Entity

For most people, tax concerns are the main reason they discuss business formation with a lawyer. Tax considerations are important, but other issues should also be at the forefront of a new business owner’s mind. Protecting your personal assets, understanding your contributions to the business and your authority within the business, and the specific rules […]

Business Law Basics: Are You Incorporating Your Business? Or Are You Doing Something Else?

Business Law Basics: Are You Incorporating Your Business? Or Are You Doing Something Else?

Do you know what LLC stands for?  Does the “C” stand for Corporation or Company? Can you incorporate a partnership?  We’ll answer all these questions and discuss some basic vocabulary for business entities. To be a savvy business owner, it is important to know what kind of business you have and the distinctions that make […]