February 1, 2014

A Variety of Corporate Financing Options

When it comes to financing your business venture, you don’t have to take a one-size-fits-all approach. While some types of financing, such as business loans […]
December 28, 2013

Business Valuation and Expert Disappearing Acts

An interest in a business must be valued for tax purposes before it can be transferred to another family member. The standard is fair market […]
December 16, 2013

S-Corporation: Tax Implications

S Corporations and their shareholders are taxed very differently than C Corporations, but not every corporation is eligible to elect S status. If a corporation […]
December 9, 2013

C-Corporation Tax Traps

There ere are some tax traps that a C Corporation needs to monitor and hopefully avoid. The C Corporation double tax structure produces more revenue […]
December 2, 2013

C-Corporation Benefits

A C Corporation may participate in tax-free reorganizations with other corporate entities. It’s possible for corporations to combine through mergers, stock-for-stock transactions and asset-for-stock transactions […]
November 25, 2013

C-Corporations: Tax Implications

When it comes to federal income taxes, there are usually two tax options for any closely held corporation. It can be what is called a […]
November 10, 2013

What are the Limited Liability benefits of a Corporation

Limited liability is often trumpeted as a supreme benefit of a corporation. If the corporations defaults on a contractor loan, the agreed creditor cannot go […]
November 7, 2013

Does the state of incorporation matter?

The state in which a corporation is organized is an important consideration, but what really matters most are the impacts of the particular state corporate […]
November 6, 2013

What are the key corporate documents?

A corporation is formed by delivering a charter document called the articles of incorporation to the appropriate state authority and paying the appropriate fees. The […]
October 18, 2013

Phasing Out of the Business Without Selling Out of the Business

At some juncture, the owners of the business reach a point where it’s time to slow down to pass the baton to a new leader, […]