News and Articles About Business Structures
Sole-proprietorship, partnership, LLC or corporation? All have their advantages and their drawbacks. Expert Alex Katz breaks down each one for us.
You've paid your tuition in sweat to learn what you know about your company, your market and your industry. Applying that knowledge doesn't require a detour to grad school.
By the end of this year, internal job titles will mean nothing at the billion-dollar startup. Has this shift strengthened Tony Hsieh's e-commerce empire?
As an importer or exporter, you need to know how each link in the shipping chain functions. Here's the lowdown on what all those terms on the shipping forms mean.
Utilizing a Revocable Living Trust can be an affordable way to ensure your business passes effectively to your family or loved ones upon your death.
Here's why you should be taking regular breaks at work.
What to consider when weighing a decision to become a franchisee.
With tax season in full swing, now is the perfect time to being planning next year and figuring out if you want to change your business structure to help reduce taxes.
Before you think of incorporating your startup in a "tax haven" state, here is what young entrepreneurs need to know.
When starting your business, it's worth taking the time to think through which legal structure will be best for you and your business. Here is some guidance on the basics.
A look at the pros and cons you should consider before deciding on a business structure.
Attorney Nina Kaufman on when entrepreneurs should steer clear of this business entity.
Three entrepreneurs, among the first to certify their businesses as B Corps, share how it has affected their companies and offer advice on the process.
When starting a business, details can get lost in the excitement of a new venture. Here are the top legal mistakes unwittingly made by new business owners -- and how to avoid them.
How to decide what you call your company. Plus, choosing a business structure.
With this basic guide, you'll be able to select the structure that suits your business best.
Protect yourself from the IRS and make your patchwork projects a real business.
Why your business structure could be eating away at your company's bottom line
Sole proprietorships, partnerships, LLCs and corporations--learn the differences and which one fits your company best.
Doing some research on the front end can save you a load of money.
Tax ramifications of forming an LLC
Learn what to take into consideration when deciding among corporations, LLCs, sole proprietorships, partnerships and other structures.
LLC or S corporation? We'll help you figure out the differences.
This type of corporation can be great for small businesses because it eliminates the double taxation of standard corporations.
This hybrid entity brings together some of the best features of partnerships and corporations, and is a great choice for entrepreneurs who want to move beyond the sole proprietorship.