Corporate Attorneys Washington DC

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Nicholas Paul Villani
(202) 344-4364
575 7th Street Nw
Washington, DC
Specialties
Real Estate, Commercial, Advertising
State Licensing
DC

Richard L Jacobson
(202) 942-6975
1001 PENNSYLVANIA AVE NW OFFICE BLDG
WASHINGTON, DC
Specialties
Investment Fraud, Litigation, Government, Corporate
Education
University of Southern California Law School,University of Chicago
State Licensing
DC

Sharon M Schroer
1201 F ST NW STE 500
WASHINGTON, DC
Specialties
Litigation, Commercial
Education
University of Michigan Law School,University of Virginia
State Licensing
DC

Paul D Manca
1001 PENNSYLVANIA AVE NW OFFICE BLDG
WASHINGTON, DC
Specialties
Business, Financial Markets And Services, Tax, Mergers & Acquisitions, Corporate
Education
Georgetown University Law Center,Santa Clara University
State Licensing
DC

C Douglaus Jarrett
(202) 434-4180
1001 G ST NW
WASHINGTON, DC
Specialties
Telecommunications, Environmental, Business
Education
College of the Holy Cross and University of Colorado,George Washington University
State Licensing
DC

Seth M Frederiksen
1001 PENNSYLVANIA AVE NW OFFICE BLDG
WASHINGTON, DC
Specialties
Business, Financial Markets And Services, Tax, Mergers & Acquisitions, Aviation
Education
Saint Louis University School of Law,University of Redlands
State Licensing
DC

Laura Fleischmann
(202) 639-1306
1299 Pennsylvania Avenue Nw
Washington, DC
Specialties
Litigation, Class Action, Commercial
State Licensing
DC

Michael H Ryan
1001 PENNSYLVANIA AVE NW OFFICE BLDG
WASHINGTON, DC
Specialties
Telecommunications, Business
Education
University College Dublin School of Law,University College Dublin School of Law,University of Toront
State Licensing
DC

Brent Little
(202) 585-8158
401 9th Street Nw, Suite 900
Washington, DC
Specialties
Business, Appeals, Advertising
State Licensing
DC

Michael E Jaffe
701 8TH ST NW
WASHINGTON, DC
Specialties
Arbitration, Commercial, Construction
Education
Columbia University School of Law,Rice University
State Licensing
DC

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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