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Multiple Ventures? How to Best Structure your Multi-Brand Business

It's possible to create a separate business entity for each venture you start. However, this can result in excess paperwork and legal filings. And in many cases, each business may not be earning a significant amount of revenue individually, making the paperwork seem especially tedious. To save some headaches and paper, this article provdies you with great tips to consider when dealing with multiple business types.

By | August 24th, 2012|Other|7 Comments

Asset Protection 101: What is an LLC?

The LLC (Limited Liability Company) is a popular asset protection vehicle for small business owners, entrepreneurs, and real estate investors. It essentially forms a wall that shields individual owners from personal liability. In addition to this personal liability protection, the LLC can also offer tax advantages and other benefits.

By | August 4th, 2012|Other|3 Comments

Now that I’ve Incorporated…What’s Next?

Over the course of my career, I’ve helped over hundreds of thousands of small business owners incorporate a business or form and LLC. But I’ve also found there can be just as many questions after incorporating a business or forming an LLC. In this post, I’ve put together some of the more commonly asked questions to help you navigate life after the incorporation or LLC formation process.

By | July 28th, 2012|Startup and Launch|0 Comments

HOW TO: Legally Structure your Startup

Whether you're the next big thing in social gaming or organic knitwear, each startup eventually faces the same gnawing questions: How should I legally structure my business? Should I Form an LLC or an S Corp? What about an S Corp vs a C Corp? While circumstances vary among individuals and individual businesses, here are some general guidelines to help you jump-start your decision on business structures. There are other possible business types, but I'll focus on three: the LLC, the S Corporation, and the C Corporation.

By | June 8th, 2012|Startup and Launch|0 Comments

Where Should YOU Incorporate YOUR Business?

Many questions invariably arise throughout the process of incorporating or forming an LLC for your business. By far, one of the most common questions is…where? And more often than not, the question is framed as, “Should I incorporate in Delaware or Nevada?” These two states are hot choices for incorporation; and for good reason. However, as a general rule of thumb, if your corporation or LLC will have less than five shareholders or members (a condition which applies to the bulk of small businesses), it’s best to incorporate or form an LLC in the state where your business has a physical presence. In other words, unless your business has a physical office in Delaware or Nevada, it's going to be much easier and less expensive in the long run to incorporate or form an LLC in your home state.

By | May 12th, 2012|Women In Business|2 Comments

Incorporating a Business 101

As a business owner, the day will come when you inevitably will have to address the legal aspects of your business – and the sooner the better. And, fortunately, the process can be relatively painless and hassle-free. I talk to countless small business owners and freelancers who consider themselves too small to worry about incorporation. After all, you don't have mazes of cubicles…you may not even have any employees. However, incorporation can still be a smart idea even for the self-employed graphic designer or wedding planner and in this post we discuss the benefits of incorporating your small business.

By | March 2nd, 2012|Women In Business|0 Comments