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Choice of Business Entity

Course #217   Credit Hours: 8

The type of entity from which a business is operated directly impacts every aspect of a business including asset protection, businesses expansion options, asset transfer options, ownership transfer options and taxation. The primary entity types, sole-proprietorship, C-corporation, S-corporation, limited liability companies (LLC) and partnerships will be reviewed in detail in this course. Learn how each entity is formed, operated and dissolved. Gain an understanding of the advantages, disadvantages and best use of each entity type. Review the tax elements of each entity type and how these elements impact taxation in a business transfer. There are no prerequisites for this course, but it is suggested that attendees have experience with the business intermediary process.