Corporate Attorneys Providence RI

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Michael Robert McElroy
(401) 351-4100
21 DRYDEN LANE PO BOX 6721
PROVIDENCE, RI
Specialties
Energy, Litigation, Commercial, General Practice
Education
Boston Univ,Univeristy of Rhode Island,Bryant University
State Licensing
Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Tennessee

Claudia J. Matzko
(617) 239-0716
1 CITIZENS PLZ CITIZENS BANK BLDG
PROVIDENCE, RI
Specialties
Business, Corporate, Mergers & Acquisitions, Financial Markets And Services, Real Estate
Education
Roger Williams University, Ralph R. Papitto School of Law,Yale University
State Licensing
Massachusetts

John R Gowell Jr
(401) 831-8340
1 CITIZENS PLZ CITIZENS BANK BLDG
PROVIDENCE, RI
Specialties
Corporate, Construction, Real Estate
Education
University of Pittsburgh School of Law,Trinity College
State Licensing
Massachusetts

Stephen Geanacopoulos
(401) 274-7200
1 CITIZENS PLZ CITIZENS BANK BLDG
PROVIDENCE, RI
Specialties
Business
Education
Boston College Law School,Dartmouth College
State Licensing
Massachusetts

John Russell
(401) 274-7200
1 CITIZENS PLZ CITIZENS BANK BLDG
PROVIDENCE, RI
Specialties
Business, Corporate, Mergers & Acquisitions, Real Estate, Tax
Education
Boston College Law School,Roger Williams University, Ralph R. Papitto School of Law,Gettysburg Colle
State Licensing
Massachusetts

Anna M. Piazza
(212) 278-1307
50 Kennedy Plaza, Suite 1500
Providence, RI
Specialties
Real Estate, Litigation, Commercial
State Licensing
Massachusetts

Diana Marie Ducharme
(401) 274-2000
50 Kennedy Plaza, #1500
Providence, RI
Specialties
Real Estate, Antitrust, Trusts
State Licensing
Massachusetts

John David Russell
(401) 274-7200
& Sheehan, Pc, One Citizens Pl, Fl 8
Providence, RI
Specialties
Business, Administrative Law, Family
State Licensing
Connecticut

Sarah T. Dowling
(401) 274-7200
1 CITIZENS PLZ CITIZENS BANK BLDG
PROVIDENCE, RI
Specialties
Business, Corporate, Financial Markets And Services, Estate Planning, Mergers & Acquisitions
Education
Boston University School of Law,Northeastern University School of Law,Wellesley College
State Licensing
Massachusetts

Richard M. Coen
(401) 831-3010
1 CITIZENS PLZ CITIZENS BANK BLDG
PROVIDENCE, RI
Specialties
Corporate, Construction, Real Estate
Education
California Western School of Law,Providence College
State Licensing
Massachusetts

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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Rhode Island Antitrust Laws

Antitrust Code Section: Rhode Island Antitrust Act: 6-36-1, et seq.

Time Limit to Bring Claim: 4 yrs.

Is a Private Lawsuit Possible? Yes, but private party plaintiff must notify attorney general of his complaint and file proof of service

Can a Successful Plaintiff Recover Attorneys' Fees? Yes; treble damages, reasonable costs and attorney's fees

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