Corporate Attorneys Oregon City OR

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John D Bayless
(503) 656-3200
16223 S Holcomb Blvd
Oregon City, OR
Specialties
Business, Estate Planning, Real Estate
State Licensing
Oregon

Wendell L Belknap
(503) 657-8946
411 5th St
Oregon City, OR
Specialties
Car Accident, Adoption, Business, Contracts, Divorce, Medical Malpractice, Probate, Real Estate, Trusts, Wills, Wrongful Death
Education
Lewis & Clark Northwestern Law School,University of Oregon
State Licensing
Oregon

George Winslow Mead
(503) 636-3660
1672 Willamette Falls Dr Ste D
West Linn, OR
Specialties
Business, Estate Planning, Construction, Commercial, Litigation
Education
Hobart College,Catholic University of America, Columbus School of Law
State Licensing
New York, Oregon, Washington

Elizabeth A Munns
(503) 723-0374
4891 Willamette Falls Dr Apt 1
West Linn, OR
Specialties
Business, Tax, Estate Planning
State Licensing
Oregon, Washington

Grant Carey Johnstone
(503) 699-2929
19161 Willamette Drive
West Linn, OR
Specialties
Tax, Business, Social Security, Elder Law, Probate, Family
Education
Baylor University
State Licensing
Texas, Washington

Robert Alan Kerr
(503) 723-4471
1001 Molalla Ave Ste 208
Oregon City, OR
Specialties
Business
State Licensing
Washington

Lisa K Day
(503) 656-1654
2350 WILLAMETTE FALLS DR
WEST LINN, OR
Specialties
Insurance, Business, Estate Planning, Construction
Education
Lewis & Clark Northwestern Law School,University of Virginia
State Licensing
Oregon

Evan M Smith
(503) 656-1654
2350 WILLAMETTE FALLS DR
WEST LINN, OR
Specialties
Personal Injury, Business, Construction
Education
University of Oregon School of Law,Grinnell College
State Licensing
Oregon

Bryan W Dawson
(503) 656-0400
5695 Hood St
West Linn, OR
Specialties
Personal Injury, Insurance, Business
Education
University of California at Berkeley, Boalt Hall School of Law,University of London,Claremont McKenn
State Licensing
California, Oregon

David P Smith
(503) 636-3660
1672 WILLAMETTE FALLS DR STE D
WEST LINN, OR
Specialties
Business, Construction, Litigation
Education
Temple University - James E. Beasley School of Law,University of Washington -Seattle
State Licensing
Oregon, Washington

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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