Corporate Attorneys Charleston WV

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Robert L Coffield
(304) 347-3791
200 Capitol Street, P.O. Box 3843
Charleston, WV
Specialties
Privacy, Health Care, Internet, Business
Education
West Virginia University College of Law,Bethany College (WV)
State Licensing
West Virginia

Robert George Tweel
(304) 340-1111
Po Box 553
Charleston, WV
Specialties
Business, Tax, Mergers & Acquisitions
Education
W VA UNIV
State Licensing
Tennessee

Thomas A. Wilson
(304) 340-1389
2520 Larwood Dr.
Charleston, WV
Specialties
Environmental, Business, Real Estate
State Licensing
North Carolina

Dennis R. Bailey
(304) 342-1141
109 Capitol Street, Suite 700
Charleston, WV
 
Marc A. Monteleone
(304) 347-1100
600 Quarrier Street, P.O. Box 1386
Charleston, WV
 
Matthew Scott Casto
(304) 340-1369
1600 Laidley Tower, P.O. Box 553
Charleston, WV
Specialties
Litigation, Commercial, Appeals
Education
Willamette University
State Licensing
Ohio

Robert L Coffield
(304) 347-3791
200 Capitol Street, P.O. Box 3843
Charleston, WV
Specialties
Privacy, Health Care, Internet, Business
Education
West Virginia University College of Law
Bethany College (WV)
State Licensing
West Virginia

Ralph Eugene Nichols Jr.
(757) 420-3455
1403 Greenbrier Parkway
Chesapeake, VA
Specialties
Family, Car Accident, Business, Estate Planning
State Licensing
Virginia

Mark B. D'Antoni
(304) 347-1100
600 Quarrier Street, P.O. Box 1386
Charleston, WV
 
James E. White Jr.
(304) 347-1100
600 Quarrier Street, P.O. Box 1386
Charleston, WV
 

Costs And Benefits Of Incorporating Your Business

Long ago, when a person went into business, they risked losing their personal assets if the business failed. Then, along came the corporation, and things started looking up. There are advantages to most types of business structures, but incorporation tends to have the greatest advantages and protections for business owners.

By incorporating your business, you will be gaining protection from personal liability. If a business is incorporated, the corporation is responsible for all debts owed by the business. If the business is sued, the corporation is being sued - not the business owners. The business owners personal assets are protected by the corporation.

One of the most attractive benefits of incorporating is the tax savings. The tax savings you may realize are dependent upon the type of corporation you choose - C Corporation or S Corporation. Income shifting, where income is divided between the corporation and its shareholders in a manner that lowers taxes for both the shareholders and the corporation, is one of the potential tax advantages. Favorable tax treatment of fringe benefits is also possible, which allows incorporated businesses to deduct up to 100% of insurance premiums with the proper insurance plan.

There are also no limits or restrictions on the amount of capital losses that a corporation may carry back or forward to subsequent tax years. Further more, individuals may be able to realize tax savings by leasing their personally owned property, such as real estate or automobiles to the corporation. A business owner can also save money in self employment taxes. A business owner who does not incorporate his business (sole proprietorship) must pay self employment taxes on all profits, however, if the business is incorporated, the business owner will only owe self employment taxes on the amount that was actually paid to him, in the form of a salary. A tax professional will help you determine which type of corporation will give you the greatest benefits.

Ownership of a corporation is easily transferable is you decide to retire or get out of the business. Stock is simply transferred to other stock owners, heirs, or back to the corporation. A corporations life is not dependent upon the life of it's members. When a member dies or sells out, the corporation continues to exist and do business.

If your business is incorporated, operating capital can be raised more easily, by selling stock, and investors are e...

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West Virginia Antitrust Laws

Antitrust Code Section: West Virginia Antitrust Act: 47-18-1, et seq.

Time Limit to Bring Claim: 4 yrs., unless one civil action is brought, then any other is suspended during the first's pendency and one year after

Is a Private Lawsuit Possible? Yes; attorney general power to enforce

Can a Successful Plaintiff Recover Attorneys' Fees? Yes; filing fees, and reasonable expenses of discovery and document reproduction

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