Lynda – Setting Up Your Small Business as a Legal Entity

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Lynda – Setting Up Your Small Business as a Legal Entity
So you’ve decided you want to set up your own small business; you’re probably wondering: Should I incorporate? If so, how do I file? And what are the costs for forming a corporate entity? Learn the answers to these questions and more, in this course with attorney and entrepreneur Dana Robinson. He covers the basics of incorporation, explaining the differences between a corporation and an LLC, helping you decide if a sole proprietorship is right for your situation, and providing advice on choosing and forming a corporate entity. Along the way, he explains how to establish bylaws, set up a tax ID for the IRS, and navigate state and local laws, in order to get your business off to a great start.

Table of ContentsIntroduction1. Incorporation Background and Overview2. Types of Corporate Entities3. Creating a Corporate Entity4. After You’ve Created a Corporate EntityConclusion