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What Is Limited Liability and Why It Is Important?

The best way to explain limited liability is this - you risk what you put in. In other words, limited liability is a way to make sure that a person who is engaging in business does not risk his or ..
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Protecting Your Assets If you are a business owner, one of the most significant reasons to incorporate or form a limited liability company ("LLC") is to protect your personal assets from a business ..
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Selling Tobacco Products: How To Obtain Cigarette License

What Is Retail Tobacco License? A cigarette license or a retail cigarette/tobacco license is a legal document issued by the concerned state department (as well as city/county) which signifies that a .
(December 24, 2010)
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Apostille: Certifying Your Important Documents

What Is an Apostille? An apostille (french for certification) is a special seal applied by a government authority to certify that a document is a true copy of an original. Apostilles are available ..
(December 24, 2010)
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What is Certificate of Good Standing and How to Obtain It

What is Good Standing Certificate? Certificate of Good Standing is a certificate issued by the Secretary of State's Office evidencing that a business (corporation, LLC, partnership, etc. ) has ..
(December 24, 2010)
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Closing a Chapter: Dissolution of Your Legal Entity

Company Dissolution Various reasons could lead to the dissolution of the business, such as bankruptcy, retirement, or change in career direction. When a business entity is no longer doing business, ..
(December 23, 2010)
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Amending Your Company Name

What Is Entity Name Amendment? Entity Name Amendment is a legal act of changing the name of your corporation, LLC, or other business entity that you use. Companies are authorized and bound to do ..
(December 23, 2010)
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Selling Retail: How To Obtain Your Sales Tax ID

What is Sales Tax? Sales tax is a tax on the end-purchase of a product or a service, and is imposed on all retail sales, leases and rentals of most goods, and on some services that are considered ..
(December 23, 2010)
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Incorporation 101: Publication of Legal Notice.

Publication of a legal announcement (or legal advertising) is a form of classified advertising usually mandated by a state or local law. Legal announcements are published in approved newspapers or ..
(December 21, 2010)
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Incorporation 101: What is Registered Agent?

A registered agent (sometimes also referred to as “resident agent") is the person appointed to accept legal documents on behalf of the corporation and LLCs must choose a person to act as their ..
(December 21, 2010)
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Incorporation 101: What is Foreign Qualification?

A Foreign Entity (also called “Out-of-State Entity") is an entity formed in a state other than the state in which the company was originally formed. As an example, if one has a Nevada ..
(December 21, 2010)
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Incorporation 101: The Process of S-Corporation Election

Eligibility for S-Corporation Status In order to elect S-Corporation status, a corporation must satisfy the following requirements: Must be a domestic corporation that is organized under the laws ..
(December 20, 2010)
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Incorporation 101: Federal Employer Identification Number

What Is Employer ID Number? An Employer Identification Number (EIN) is used to identify a business for tax purposes with the Internal Revenue Service (IRS). An EIN is similar to a social security ..
(December 20, 2010)
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Incorporation 101: Not-For-Profit Corporations

Non-Profit Organizations A non-profit organization (abbreviated as NPO, also known as a not-for-profit organization) is an organization that does not distribute its excess profits to owners or ..
(December 20, 2010)
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Incorporation 101: What is S-Corporation?

What is an S-Corporation? S-Corporation is a regular corporation that has 100 shareholders or less and that passes-through net income or losses to its shareholders for tax purposes (similar to sole ..
(December 19, 2010)
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Incorporation 101: What is C-Corporation?

What Is a Corporation? Corporation is a legal form of organization of persons and material resources, chartered by the state, for the purpose of conducting business. Corporation is owned by ..
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Incorporation 101: The Nature of Limited Liability Companies

What is LLC? Limited Liability Company (LLC) is a relatively new business structure allowed by state statute. It is neither a partnership nor a corporation, but a distinct type of business structure .
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Delaware vs. Nevada vs. Wyoming: Comparing Incorporation ..

It is commonly recognized today that Delaware, Nevada and Wyoming can all be called “incorporation friendly" states due to their corporative laws and relatively low (or non-existent) fees and ..
(December 17, 2010)
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LLC vs. Corporation: What Entity Is The Right For You

Choosing the right entity You finally decided to form your own legal entity. However, how would you know which one is the best choice for you particular needs? To make this choice wisely it is ..
(December 17, 2010)
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Delaware: The Incorporation Capital Of America

Why Delaware? Delaware is famed to be the “incorporation capital" of America - more than 60% of Fortune 500 companies are incorporated in Delaware. According to Delaware Department of State, ..
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Wyoming: The Incorporation Underdog or Why You Should Choose ..

Why Wyoming? Few people know that little fact, but it was Wyoming that invented the American LLC in 1977, as it was modeled after the 1892 German company law known as Gesellschaft mit beschrnkter ..
(December 16, 2010)
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Nevada: The Incorporation Capital Of The West

Why Nevada? For years Nevada claims to be the “incorporating capital of the west", and to support that claim it has spent more than a decade developing the appropriate legal infrastructure. ..
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Incorporation 101: How To Choose The Right Name For Your ..

Choosing The Right Name Choose the name of your legal entity carefully. It is important for the chosen name to portray the image you want for your new company. Legally, the name you select must not ..
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Incorporation 101: Where Should I Incorporate?

Choosing The Right Incorporation State Once you have decided to incorporate or organize your business as an LLC, you need to choose the state to your new legal entity. Naturally, for most business ..
(December 15, 2010)
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Incorporation 101: What Type Of Legal Entity Should I Choose?

Which Business Entity Is Right For Me? Once decided to become involved in a new business venture, how would you know which legal entity is the right for you? The choice of entity would influence ..
(December 15, 2010)
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