At first glance, a subchapter S corporation (commonly called an "S corp") appears to have all the same advantages as an LLC. Like an LLC, the S corporation allows pass…

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A registered agent is the responsible party and point of contact for your company in the state where your business is located.  This party can be an individual or company…

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It's every business owner's nightmare. Not only has your business been sued, and a huge judgment has wiped out all the equity in your company, but now they have pierced…

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"How do I--me, not my company--actually get paid when I operate an LLC?" That's a fairly common question that's heard from new business owners--particularly those who have been employees all…

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When will a form operating agreement work, and when you do you need an attorney customize one? The operating agreement is potentially the most complex document in your LLC. Articles…

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Incorporating online has become much easier over the years. In some states, all you need is an internet connection and a credit card, and you can start forming limited liability…

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Why you should use a registered agent. One of the concerns many people have when operating a homebased business is that anyone has access to your home address. Many people…

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When Esso Oil decided to change its name, it reportedly spent over $100 million coming up with its new name: Exxon. For $50 million, I could have come up with…

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All business entities have their own set of rules and regulations meant to govern the way the business operates, who makes what decisions, and how profits or losses are distributed.…

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