From SmallBusiness.com: Side-by-Side Comparison of C Corp, S Corp, LLC, Partnership and Sole Proprietor
One of the most visited articles on the SmallBusiness.com WIKI is about selecting a business structure when starting a business. While there is a lot of helpful information about determining in what legal structure your new business should be organized on our WIKI and across the web, this is one of those decisions you should make with the help of a trusted business advisor. Why? Your CPA and lawyer can help you determine the best structure for your unique situation, requirements or goals. While there are several online companies that specialize in helping new businesses structure themselves, you should still consider consulting your trusted advisors first. Even if you end up using one of the online services, it is worth getting a second (or more) opinion.
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