An Introduction to Business Organizations

Are you planning to start your own business, either by yourself or with others? If so, choosing the wrong structure for your business could be disastrous and potentially leave you exposed to liability. You definitely need an attorney from Behrend & Ernsberger, P.C. to launch your business on the safest legal footing. Don’t listen to commercials that talk about how easy it is to start a company. Understanding the tax consequences, operating procedures, and even the selection of your company name can be very difficult. Our attorneys can explain tax strategies to you, figure out the best form of a company to protect you and your investors from liability, and even search to make sure that no one else has already registered your corporate name.

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If you would like to learn more about the various types of business organizations, here is a guide to some common business formations.