Corporate Attorneys Columbus GA

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Joel O. Wooten Jr.
105 13TH STREET PO BOX 2766
COLUMBUS, GA
Specialties
Environmental, Medical Malpractice, Defective & Dangerous Products, Car Accident, Commercial
Education
University of Georgia School of Law,University of Georgia, Athens,University of Georgia, Athens
State Licensing
Georgia

Teresa Thomas Abell
1425 Wynnton Road
Columbus, GA
Specialties
Business, Fraud, Insurance, Personal Injury, Wrongful Death
Education
Mercer University - Walter F. George School of Law,Columbus State University
State Licensing
Georgia

Peter John Daughtery
1430 WYNNTON RD
COLUMBUS, GA
Specialties
Personal Injury, Defective & Dangerous Products, Business
Education
University of Georgia, Athens,University of Georgia, Athens
State Licensing
Georgia

Charles H. Ford Jr.
1111 BAY AVE
COLUMBUS, GA
Specialties
Corporate, Business, Tax, Mergers & Acquisitions, Estate Planning
Education
University of Georgia, Athens,Georgia Institute of Technology,Georgia Institute of Technology
State Licensing
Georgia

Marcus B. Calhoun Jr.
1111 BAY AVE
COLUMBUS, GA
Specialties
Corporate, Employment, Contracts, Commercial, Business
Education
United States Naval Academy,University of Georgia, Athens
State Licensing
Georgia

Charles A. Gower
1425 Wynnton Road
Columbus, GA
Specialties
Insurance, Nursing Home Abuse, Business, Fraud, Personal Injury
Education
Emory University School of Law,University of Georgia, Athens,University of Georgia, Athens
State Licensing
Georgia

Harvey Atwood Hutchinson III
(706) 641-6682
Columbus Bank and Trust, 1137 First Avenue, Third Floor
Columbus, GA
Specialties
Tax, Business, Probate
Education
University of Alabama
State Licensing
Texas

Charles Austin Gower Jr.
1425 Wynnton Road
Columbus, GA
Specialties
Insurance, Nursing Home Abuse, Business, Fraud, Personal Injury
Education
Mercer University - Walter F. George School of Law,Auburn University, Auburn
State Licensing
Georgia

Cecil M. Cheves
1111 BAY AVE
COLUMBUS, GA
Specialties
Tax, Business, Lawsuits & Disputes
Education
Samford University, Cumberland School of Law,Emory University,University of Georgia, Athens
State Licensing
Georgia

Julia Ann Teske
1214 1ST AVE STE 400
COLUMBUS, GA
Specialties
General Practice, Ethics, Insurance, Defective & Dangerous Products, Business
Education
Georgia State University College of Law,Northwestern University
State Licensing
Georgia

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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Georgia Antitrust Laws

Antitrust Code Section: 13-8-31, et seq.

Time Limit to Bring Claim: Not specified

Is a Private Lawsuit Possible? Unfair competition, restraint of trade for distributors, dealers, and their representatives doing business in Georgia of farm equipment and/or machinery

Can a Successful Plaintiff Recover Attorneys' Fees? Not specified

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