A Step-by-Step Guide to Forming a Corporation in Any State

Author: Anthony Mancuso

Publisher: Nolo

ISBN: 1413321585

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 320

View: 9827

Clear explanations on how to form a corporation in any state in the United States.
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A Step-by-Step Guide to Forming a 501(c)(3) Nonprofit in Any State

Author: Anthony Mancuso

Publisher: Nolo

ISBN: 1413321607

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 344

View: 5208

How to Form a Nonprofit Corporation breaks down what can be the complicated process of forming a nonprofit corporation into simple steps that anyone can follow. Whether you want to form an arts group, a social service agency, or an environmental organization, this book will give you the guidance you need to form a nonprofit corporation in your state and obtain federal 501(c)(3) tax-exempt status from the IRS.
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Author: Anthony Mancuso

Publisher: Nolo

ISBN: 1413323367

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 280

View: 9132

Form a corporation in California with the book that's helped thousands of Californians incorporate! Protect your business and save on attorney's fees by forming a California corporation on your own. How to Form Your Own California Corporation makes incorporating a straightforward task for any small business owner. This all-in-one guide contains the forms, tax rules, practical information, and step-by-step instructions you need to successfully incorporate a California business. Learn about: different types of California corporations and how they work filing articles of incorporation how to stay legal by keeping legally sound corporate records and minutes securities laws and exemptions corporate taxation preparing bylaws issuing stock obtaining licenses and permits, and perks for your employees. This edition is completely updated and revised to provide current regulations, tax requirements, contact information for relevant agencies, helpful resources, and the most up-to-date forms available. How to Form Your Own California Corporation makes the entire incorporation process easy. Like tens of thousands of California entrepreneurs have done over the last 25 years, you really can complete and file all the paperwork yourself.
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Author: The Company Corporation

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9781118053744

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 312

View: 4745

If you’re a business owner, incorporation can help you protect your personal assets and cut down your tax bill. But all the paperwork and legalese can make incorporation seem like more trouble than it’s worth. Incorporating Your Business For Dummies offers all the savvy tips you need to get incorporated — starting today! Whether your business is big or small, incorporating isn’t as simple as it could be. This handy reference makes incorporation make sense, and guides you through the process step by step. From handling the mountain of paperwork to getting back to business once you’re finished, Incorporating Your Business For Dummies offers a wealth of helpful advice on these and many more topics: Knowing whether or not incorporation can help you Choosing the type of entity that will work best for your business Dealing with shareholders and shareholder agreements Transferring money and assets in or out of the corporation Documenting corporate actions and maintaining compliance Finding the right attorney, accountant, tax advisor, and other professionals Written by the experts at The Company Corporation, who handle more than 100,000 incorporations every year, this helpful book offers the kind of advice you can only get from professionals — but in a user-friendly, lingo-free format. Whether you just want a little help with the paperwork, or don’t even know what a corporation is, you’ll find everything you need to know: What limited liability means Corporate statutes, bylaws, and articles Choosing directors and assigning duties The benefits of S corporation status Deciding where to incorporate Registering corporate names and domain names Balancing equity versus debt Understanding shareholder rights Getting your financial information in order Hiring a professional to help with corporate compliance If you want step-by-step help on setting up your corporation, dealing with the paperwork, and getting off on the right foot, Incorporating Your Business For Dummies is the only resource you need. Packed with the kind of tips and advice you’ll find nowhere else, it’s the uncomplicated way to get incorporated.
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A Step-by-Step Legal Guide

Author: Peri Pakroo

Publisher: Nolo

ISBN: 1413324754

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 360

View: 6784

Start your business with confidence using the best step-by-step guide available! Many people dream of running a business of their own -- but often don't know how or where to start. Sound familiar? This is the book you need. User-friendly and loaded with tips, The Small Business Start-Up Kit shows you how to launch a business quickly, easily, and with confidence. It explains in plain English how to choose between an LLC and other business structures, manage finances and taxes, market your business effectively online and off, and much more.
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Author: Mark Warda

Publisher: Sphinx Publishing

ISBN: 9781572482302

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 304

View: 2391

Protect yourself from personal liability without the expense and delay of hiring a lawyer, by incorporating your business on your own. Incorporate in Delaware from Any State contains everything you need to legally incorporate or start an LLC in the state of Delaware. This book makes incorporating your business a simple process that doesn't drain your vital time and capital. Complete with step-by-step instructions and the forms you need, this book makes forming a Delaware corporation inexpensive and hassle-free. This book explains in simple language: --Delaware corporate statutes --Delaware LLC statutes --Advantages and disadvantages of incorporating in Delaware --Step-by-step procedures for forming your business --Tax considerations --Finding addresses and phone numbers for Delaware registered agents --S Corporations --C Corporations --Running your corporation or LLC --Differences between corporations and LLCs --Thirty-three ready-to-use forms
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Author: Anthony Mancuso

Publisher: Nolo

ISBN: 1413324053

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 384

View: 8215

A practical, comprehensive, and easy-to-use guide for anyone who wants to form a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt nonprofit in California.
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Author: John Kirk

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies

ISBN: 9780809259021

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 184

View: 2141

In simple everyday language, Incorporating Your Business describes all the advantages and disadvantages of incorporating your small business or professional practice. You get authentic information about every step of the incorporating process: what it costs; whether or not to incorporate with a lawyer; how to meet incorporation regulations in your state; how many directors and officers to have; and how to minimalize state fees and taxes. Its dozens of money-saving ideas include: How to get the most favorable tax treatment and avoid problems with the I.R.S. How to put family members on your payroll for overall tax savings How to choose the right corporation structure best suited for your business--the Subchapter S corporation, the 1244 corporation, and the professional corporation, among others In addition, this book provides you with complete appendices for: Accounting and legal terms used in establishing and operating a corporation Bylaws that can be used or easily adapted to suit your business Minutes, notices, and proxy forms for meetings of shareholders and directors Sections of the I.R.S. code that deal with corporations John Kirk is a distinguished writer on business and financial subjects and is author of the bestseller How to Manage Your Money. He was assisted by the editors of The Professional Repor, the highly respected monthly publication for business owners.
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Author: Michael Spadaccini

Publisher: Entrepreneur Press

ISBN: 1599181363

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 304

View: 2003

Choose the Optimal Business Structure Corporation, LLC, partnership, sole proprietorship…what's the difference, and which one is best for you? Experienced corporate attorney Michael Spadaccini answers those questions and provides all the tools you need to select, plan, organize, form, operate and maintain a business. Real-world scenarios help you analyze your business and evaluate the pros and cons of each business type. A complete reference section compares and contrasts the legal requirements, filing fees, taxation requirements and maintenance requirements for all 50 states. Spadaccini goes beyond choosing a structure to offer formation guidelines and maintenance requirements, ensuring your business' success. Spadaccini covers: Seven steps to forming a partnership 13 steps to incorporation 10 steps to organizing an LLC Costs and features of each business type State-specific information on staying in compliance with statutes in all 50 states Maintaining liability protection Selecting the appropriate structure can spell the difference between success and failure. Structure your venture for success with this professional guidance. Sample Documents on CD-ROM! Partnership Forms Sample General Partnership Agreement Partner Ledger Minutes of Partnership Meeting Action by Written Consent of Partners LLC Forms California LLC Articles of Organization Operating Agreements for Member-Managed LLC Membership Ledger Investment Representation Letter Call for Meeting of Members Resolution Authorizing Manager to Transfer Property Notice of Year-End Distribution Corporation Forms Sample Articles of Incorporation Sample Corporate Bylaws Share Transfer Ledger Call for Special Meeting of Shareholders Minutes of Annual or Special Meeting of Shareholders Action by Written Consent of Shareholders Call for Special Meeting of Directors Sample Plan of Merger Sample Certificate of Dissolution Sample Stock Subscription Agreement For 30 years, Entrepreneur has provided the most trusted business advice available to business owners. Our legal guides continue that tradition by offering current and cost-effective legal advice so you can resolve the business and legal issues you face on a daily basis. We also help you identify when it's in your best interest to seek the personalized advice and services of a practicing lawyer.
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Author: Mark Warda

Publisher: Sourcebooks, Inc.

ISBN: 1572487283

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 258

View: 3591

The LLC and Corporation Start-Up Guide is a must-have resource for the aspiring business owner who needs to know about organizing or incorporating his or her business.
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Author: Anthony Mancuso

Publisher: NOLO

ISBN: 9781413303483

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 368

View: 6556

The definitive guide for anyone who wants to start a nonprofit organization, this book shows step by step how to form and operate a tax-exempt corporation in all 50 states. It includes complete instructions for obtaining federal 501(c)(3) tax exemption and for qualifying for public charity status with the IRS. It also includes all the forms for Articles, Bylaws and Minutes, both as tear-outs and on CD-ROM.
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Author: Karen Ann Rolcik,Mark Warda

Publisher: Sphinx Publishing

ISBN: 9781572481749

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 220

View: 6450

Explains everything you need to know to legally incorporate your business in Ohio
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With Forms

Author: Joseph P. DiBlasi,Mark Warda

Publisher: SphinxLegal

ISBN: 1572481153

Category: Corporation law

Page: 221

View: 9746

Protect yourself from personal liability, without the expense and delay of hiring a lawyer, by incorporating your business on your own. How to Form a Corporation in Massachusetts contains everything you need to legally incorporate in the state of Massachusetts. This book makes incorporating your business a simple process that doesn't drain your vital time and capital. Complete with step-by-step instructions and the forms you need, this book makes forming your own corporation inexpensive and hassle-free. This book explains in simple language: Advantages and disadvantages of incorporating S corporations C corporations What type of corporation is best for you Running your corporation Step-by-step procedures for incorporating How to get more information Tax registrations It includes: Massachusetts' corporation statutes Address and phone numbers for state contacts Incorporation forms, minutes and resolutions you can use Website addresses for more information
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Author: Anthony Mancuso

Publisher: Berkeley, CA : Nolo Press

ISBN: 9780873371247

Category: Business law

Page: 368

View: 5823

Ackerman and Mancuso explain all the legal formalities involved in forming and operating a tax-exempt nonprofit corporation, providing detailed information on differences among all 50 states.
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Author: D. M. Boulay,Mark Warda

Publisher: SphinxLegal

ISBN: 9781572481794

Category: Incorporation

Page: 198

View: 3575

THE COMPLETE GUIDE TO FORMING YOUR OWN CORPORATION This book takes the mystery out of creating a simple corporation. It translates difficult legal language into everyday English. It gives you practical guidance to deal with all of the State of Minnesota's legal requirements. Included are all the forms you must have and the costs to file each one. This book has the tools you need to form your Minnesota corporation with a minimum of fuss. It has easy-to-follow instructions, addresses, phone numbers and web sites. Also, you will find tips on when you might want to consult a lawyer or other professional. This book is for people who are ready to get a corporation going quickly, correctly, and with as little time and expense as possible. This book explains in simple language: --Advantages and disadvantages of incorporating in Minnesota --Running your Minnesota corporation --Details of S-corporations and C-corporations --The types of corporations --Step-by-step procedures for incorporating --How to get more information --Corporate tax matters --Minnesota and federal tax law --Minnesota corporate law --Operations of professional firms --The sale of stock --When to consult a legal professional --The use of minutes and resolutions --How to file with the secretary of state --How to use stock certificates
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Author: Anthony Mancuso

Publisher: Nolo

ISBN: 1413316247

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 219

View: 367

"Step-by-step instructions and all the forms needed to create a limited liability corporation (LLC) in any state. It covers basic LLC legalities and taxation. The 7th edition includes the most recent changes in LLC law and related tax law"--Provided by publisher.
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A Step-by-step Guide for Co-owners

Author: Anthony Mancuso,Bethany K. Laurence

Publisher: Nolo

ISBN: 1413306489

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 336

View: 4075

Everything partners need to create a buy-out agreement that will protect a business if someone leaves.For many entrepreneurs, being in business means working with one or more co-owners. But what will happen to your company if a co-owner: • wants out of the business? • wants to retire? • goes through personal bankruptcy? • wants to sell his shares to someone else? • goes through a divorce? • passes away? To make sure there's a smooth transition following someone's departure, it's essential to create a sort of "premarital agreement" for your business with a "business buyout agreement" (or "buy-sell agreement"). This legal document clarifies when co-owners can sell their interest, the circumstances when someone must sell, who can buy into the business and what price will be paid.The updated 4th edition of Business Buyout Agreements features a simplified approach to creating an agreement and walks you through creating your own contract, which is included on CD-ROM and as a tear-out.
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Author: Mark Warda

Publisher: Sphinx Publishing

ISBN: 9781572486218

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 206

View: 3815

Let this book guide you through the process of understanding what an LLC is and whether it's right for you, filling out necessary forms, and making smart business decisions to establish your LLC in Florida.
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Author: Anthony Mancuso Attorney

Publisher: Nolo

ISBN: 1413314767

Category: Law

Page: 346

View: 2403

Create a nonprofit in your state without spending big on attorney's fees! The process of becoming a tax-exempt organization may appear intimidating, but with How to Form a Nonprofit Corporation, you can do it quickly, easily and with confidence. This bestselling book includes complete instructions for obtaining federal 501(c)(3) tax exemption and for qualifying for public charity status with the IRS. It will help you: complete an IRS tax-exemption application prepare articles of incorporation write the bylaws of your nonprofit fill in minutes of the organizational meeting understand your state's specific nonprofit requirements The 10th edition is completely updated to reflect the latest changes in the law, and includes contact information for finding updated state-specific instructions. You'll also get information on new online services and options related to forming your nonprofit. Plus, all the forms you need are included in this complete guide. Are you a California resident? Check out How to Form a Nonprofit Corporation in California.
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Your Step-By-Step Guide to Success

Author: Robert Skrob,Entrepreneur Press

Publisher: Entrepreneur Press

ISBN: 1613082304

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 225

View: 6807

Breaking down the information marketing world from A to Z, the undisputed info marketing expert offers professional strategies to set up a successful information marketing business. These businesses are easy to start, can be run from home, don’t require any employees, need little cash outlay, can be run part-time, and can produce millions of dollars a year. Readers learn everything they need to jump into this lucrative field, creating an entirely new business that gives them added income or replaces their current salary entirely.
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