Business Structures

Starting a Business

The Basics of Business Structure

Sole proprietorships, partnerships, LLCs and corporations--learn the differences and which one fits your company best.
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Top 5 Mistakes in Forming Your Corporation

Doing some research on the front end can save you a load of money.
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ABCs of LLCs

Tax ramifications of forming an LLC
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Choosing a Business Structure

Learn what to take into consideration when deciding among corporations, LLCs, sole proprietorships, partnerships and other structures.
Starting a Business

Choosing the Right Business Structure

LLC or S corporation? We'll help you figure out the differences.
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LLC Basics

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.
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S Corporation Basics

This type of corporation can be great for small businesses because it eliminates the double taxation of standard corporations.
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The Basics of Sole Proprietorships

Chances are, you're already running a sole proprietorship. Now, educate yourself on the pros and cons, the tax implications, and the legal liabilities to determine if you want to remain a sole proprietorship.
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How--and Why--to Incorporate Your Business

Is incorporation right for you? Find out with this comprehensive article on the ins and outs of forming a corporation.
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Time to Incorporate?

Then you may want to hire an incorporation service. Find out what to look for here.
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S Corporations Vs. LLCs

The pros and cons of each business form
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Choose Your Business Structure

Sole proprietorship, corporation, LLC: Try them on for size to find out which legal structure will best suit your business.