Corporate Attorneys Washington DC

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Dulcie E Scanlon
(212) 326-7818
51 Louisiana Ave NW
Washington, DC
Specialties
Banking, Advertising, Commercial
State Licensing
DC

James F Rill
(202) 383-6562
1299 Pennsylvania Ave Nw
Washington, DC
Specialties
Antitrust, Business, Intellectual Property
State Licensing
DC

James Billings-Kang
(202) 344-4178
575 7th Street Nw
Washington, DC
Specialties
Litigation, Commercial, Advertising
State Licensing
DC

Thomas L Irving
(202) 408-4082
901 NEW YORK AVE NW
WASHINGTON, DC
Specialties
Business, Patent Application
Education
Duke University School of Law,University of Utah
State Licensing
DC

Joseph M Meadows
(202) 942-5632
1001 PENNSYLVANIA AVE NW OFFICE BLDG
WASHINGTON, DC
Specialties
Commercial, Investment Fraud, Antitrust, Fraud, Contracts
Education
Purdue University,United States Military Academy,Indiana University School of Law
State Licensing
DC

Frederick R Bellamy
(202) 383-0126
1275 PENNSYLVANIA AVE NW OFFICE BLDG
WASHINGTON, DC
Specialties
Financial Markets And Services, Corporate, Litigation, Insurance
Education
Cornell Law School,University of Virginia
State Licensing
DC

Gabriele Haist-Fuqua
(202) 662-4772
801 PENNSYLVANIA AVE NW
WASHINGTON, DC
Specialties
International Law, Mergers & Acquisitions, Corporate, Business, Securities Offerings
Education
University of Texas System, Austin,University of Aix-Marseille, France,University of Tuebingen, Germ
State Licensing
DC

Ulrick Gabriel Casseus
(202) 293-8200
Suite 900, 401 9th Street Nw
Washington, DC
Specialties
Real Estate, Commercial, Construction
State Licensing
Virginia

James B Bennett
(202) 639-7935
1299 Pennsylvania Avenue Nw, Suite 1300
Washington, DC
Specialties
Business, Investment Fraud, Criminal Defense
State Licensing
DC

John C Partigan
(202) 585-8535
401 9th Street Nw
Washington, DC
Specialties
Mergers & Acquisitions, Business, Federal Regulation
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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