Corporate Attorneys Portland OR

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Thomas Michael Tongue
(503) 796-3747
PACWEST CENTER 1211 SW 5TH AVE STE 1900
PORTLAND, OR
Specialties
Business, Insurance, Mergers & Acquisitions, Securities Offerings
Education
University of Oregon School of Law,University of Oregon,Vanderbilt University
State Licensing
Oregon, Washington

William C Fisher
(503) 205-2525
111 SW 5th Ave Ste 3400
Portland, OR
Specialties
Mergers & Acquisitions, Business, Real Estate, Chapter 11
State Licensing
Oregon

Johnston A Mitchell
(503) 226-7321
1100 SW 6th Ave Ste 1600
Portland, OR
Specialties
Bankruptcy, Business
Education
Cambridge University,Gonzaga University School of Law,University of California - Irvine
State Licensing
Oregon

Alex Poust
(503) 796-2913
PACWEST CENTER 1211 SW 5TH AVE STE 1900
PORTLAND, OR
Specialties
Bankruptcy, Business, Financial Markets And Services, Litigation
Education
University of Oregon School of Law,Pomona College
State Licensing
Oregon

Stuart Wayne Chestler
(503) 294-9500
900 Sw 5th Ave Ste 2600
Portland, OR
Specialties
Corporate, Social Security
State Licensing
Washington

Manasi Kumar
(503) 796-7466
1211 SW 5th Ave Ste 1900
Portland, OR
Specialties
Commercial, Litigation, Advertising
State Licensing
Oregon

Dennis Leybold
(503) 294-9424
900 Sw 5th Ave Ste 2600
Portland, OR
Specialties
Corporate, Tax, Employment, Social Security
Education
Boston College Law School,Stanford University
State Licensing
Oregon, Washington

Todd A Bauman
(503) 294-9812
900 SW 5TH AVE STE 2600
PORTLAND, OR
Specialties
Corporate, Mergers & Acquisitions, Venture Capital
Education
University of Chicago Law School,Stanford University
State Licensing
Oregon

Robert George Koury II
(503) 778-2142
601 SW 2ND AVE STE 2100
PORTLAND, OR
Specialties
Business, Construction, Real Estate
Education
Willamette University College of Law,University of Southern California,Geo. Atkinson Graduate School
State Licensing
Oregon

Jeffrey H Keeney
(503) 802-2025
888 SW 5th Ave Ste 1600
Portland, OR
Specialties
Real Estate, Business, Construction
State Licensing
Oregon

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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Oregon Antitrust Laws

Antitrust Code Section: 646.705, et seq.

Time Limit to Bring Claim: 4 yrs. or within 1 yr. after conclusion of any proceeding based on the same matter

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

Can a Successful Plaintiff Recover Attorneys' Fees? Yes; individual and state win reasonable attorney's fees, expert's fees, and investigative fees

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