Corporate Attorneys Washington DC

This page provides relevant content and local businesses that can help with your search for information on Corporate Attorneys. You will find informative articles about Corporate Attorneys, including "Costs And Benefits Of Incorporating Your Business". Below you will also find local businesses that may provide the products or services you are looking for. Please scroll down to find the local resources in Washington, DC that can help answer your questions about Corporate Attorneys.

Marie A Lavalleye
(202) 662-5439
1201 PENNSYLVANIA AVE NW OFFICE BLDG
WASHINGTON, DC
Specialties
Intellectual Property, Corporate, Financial Markets And Services
Education
Boston University School of Law,Cornell University
State Licensing
DC

Christopher L Allen
(202) 942-6384
1001 PENNSYLVANIA AVE NW OFFICE BLDG
WASHINGTON, DC
Specialties
Financial Markets And Services, Corporate, Investment Fraud
Education
Stanford Law School,Vanderbilt University,Vanderbilt University
State Licensing
DC

Seth A Garfield
(202) 383-0906
1275 Pennsylvania Avenue Nw
Washington, DC
Specialties
Antitrust, Mergers & Acquisitions, Business
State Licensing
DC

Stephen J Giordano
1001 PENNSYLVANIA AVE NW OFFICE BLDG
WASHINGTON, DC
Specialties
Business, Financial Markets And Services, Tax, Mergers & Acquisitions, Venture Capital
Education
George Washington University National Law Center,Boston College
State Licensing
DC

Matthew T. Journy
(202) 344-4589
575 7th Street NW
Washington, DC
Specialties
Tax, Government, Commercial
State Licensing
Massachusetts

Aisha Henry
(202) 659-6752
1201 F ST NW STE 500
WASHINGTON, DC
Specialties
Litigation, Commercial
Education
University of Pennsylvania Law School,University of Maryland, College Park
State Licensing
DC

Thomas A Scully
950 F ST NW
WASHINGTON, DC
Specialties
Government, Corporate
State Licensing
DC

Daniel Waldman
(202) 942-5804
1001 PENNSYLVANIA AVE NW OFFICE BLDG
WASHINGTON, DC
Specialties
Corporate, Investment Fraud, Litigation, Financial Markets And Services
Education
Columbia University School of Law,Harvard University
State Licensing
DC

Brian J Buck
(202) 508-4000
701 Eighth Street NW
Washington, DC
Specialties
Business, Financial Markets And Services
Education
Vermont Law School,Wake Forest University
State Licensing
DC

Kathleen Clair
(202) 624-2951
1001 Pennsylvania Avenue Nw
Washington, DC
Specialties
Antitrust, Employment, Litigation
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...

Click here to read the rest of this article from GlobalBx