The Corman Law Offices also provides assistance in business formation, tax planning, maintenance, dissolution, and the buying and selling of a business.
Business Formation and Dissolution
Whether you are forming a new corporation, LLC, partnership, or other legal entity, there are necessary legal documents and filings that are required for your business to begin running its operations. We can help in the preparation of these documents and filings, to start your business as a legitimate entity. Don’t know what type of entity your business should become? We will be glad to assist and advise you on what best fits your situation.
In addition, we can aid in the dissolution of your business when it is no longer operational. We can prepare and file the necessary legal and tax documents with the various government agencies, as well as prepare the legal documents required to dissolve your business.
Business Tax Planning
The Corman Law Offices also has experience in providing advice and guidance as to tax planning with regards to your business. The best legal entity for your business often depends on both federal and state tax ramifications. Based on your existing business, or the type of business you wish to form, one legal entity may have more beneficial tax consequences than another. We can help you choose the most favorable legal entity, as well as give you information on the taxes your business will be responsible for. We can also help you plan your business as it proceeds so that it does not pay more than its fair share of taxes.
We can also help you comply with state and federal requirements to maintain your business’s records and keep them current. This includes filing annual or bi-annual statements of information with the Secretary of State, preparing annual corporate minutes, and preparing other legal documents when necessary.
Buying and Selling of Businesses
Finally, the Corman Law Offices offer guidance and preparation of legal documents in the buying and selling of your business, whether it is an asset or stock sale. The purchase or sale of a business can have significant tax ramifications. We can offer our 37 years of experience to help you traverse this difficult area. We also have extensive experience in preparing Purchase and Sale Agreements, as well as filing any necessary documents.