Corporate Attorneys Washington DC

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T Gail Maddox-Levine
1201 PENNSYLVANIA AVE NW OFFICE BLDG
WASHINGTON, DC
Specialties
Antitrust, Fraud, Media, Corporate, Employee Benefits
Education
Georgetown University Law Center,University of Maryland, Eastern Shore
State Licensing
DC

Scott L. Winkelman
(202) 624-2972
1001 Pennsylvania Avenue, Nw
Washington, DC
Specialties
Class Action, Litigation, Commercial
State Licensing
DC, Illinois

Michael L Calhoon
1299 PENNSYLVANIA AVE NW OFFICE BLDG
WASHINGTON, DC
Specialties
Business, Litigation, International Law, Intellectual Property, Defective & Dangerous Products
Education
University of Texas School of Law,Yale University,London Business School
State Licensing
DC

William J Collins
(212) 841-1075
1201 PENNSYLVANIA AVE NW OFFICE BLDG
WASHINGTON, DC
Specialties
Corporate, Energy
Education
Albany Law School of Union University,University of Virginia
State Licensing
DC

Elizabeth B Mccallum
(202) 383-7336
1299 Pennsylvania Ave Nw
Washington, DC
Specialties
Litigation, Commercial, Appeals
State Licensing
DC

Kenneth G Jaffe
(202) 756-3154
950 F ST NW
WASHINGTON, DC
Specialties
Corporate, Financial Markets And Services, Energy
Education
Harvard University,State University of New York
State Licensing
DC

Steven A Bennett
1455 PENNSYLVANIA AVE NW OFFICE BLDG
WASHINGTON, DC
Specialties
Bankruptcy, Commercial
Education
Boston University School of Law,University of Michigan
State Licensing
DC

Herbert Bradford Glassman
(202) 659-7210
1201 F ST NW STE 500
WASHINGTON, DC
Specialties
Investment Fraud, Corporate, Banking, Commercial, Fraud
Education
University of Virginia School of Law,Brown University
State Licensing
DC

Shari Ross Lahlou
(202) 624-2679
1001 Pennsylvania Ave Nw
Washington, DC
Specialties
Litigation, Commercial, Patent Infringement
State Licensing
DC, Maryland

Richard M Alexander
1001 PENNSYLVANIA AVE NW OFFICE BLDG
WASHINGTON, DC
Specialties
Financial Markets And Services, Corporate, Investment Fraud, Computer Fraud, Intellectual Property
Education
Brandeis University,Syracuse 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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