Legal Issues (To Start)

  • Posted by Ashley Panter
  • On August 21, 2015
What legal entity should my business be? There are a multitude of choices for your business entity but the most common are: sole proprietorship, partnership, C Corporation, S Corporation or Limited Liability Company(LLC). Choosing the legal structure for your business usually is a function of liability and tax considerations. Also, as businesses mature, their legal […]
Read More
 1

Certification

  • Posted by Marketing Intern
  • On January 21, 2015
What is the definition of a minority-owned business? A minority-owned business is a proprietorship, partnership, corporation or joint-venture that is 51 percent owned, operated and controlled by United States citizens who are members of the following racial groups: African American, Asian American, Hispanic American and Native American. What is 8a Certification? The SBA’s 8(a) Business […]
Read More
 1

Legal Issues (for Growth)

  • Posted by Marketing Intern
  • On January 15, 2015
Legal Issues Choosing the legal structure for your business depends on several factors including formation requirements, liability issues, tax and succession-related concerns. Common business entities are sole proprietorships, partnerships, C-corporations, S-corporations or Limited Liability Companies (LLC). For information on each type of company, click on reference. It is best to consult with an accountant and/or […]
Read More