U.S. Enterprise Law: Forming Organizations

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    U.S. Enterprise Law: Forming Organizations

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    The following, miscellaneous information which may be helpful
    as an overview of various aspects of business law in the United
    States of America. Businesses requiring legal advice should contact
    an attorney. It might be helpful for the reader to first get a
    broad overview of organizations by reading

    Legal
    Forms and Traditional Structures of U.S. Business Organizations

    Sections of This Topic Include

    Overviews of Legal Forms of Organizations
    (include hybrid forms of organizations)

    Selecting Your Legal Form of Organization
    General Resources

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    Overviews of Legal Forms

    Conventional Forms

    Corporations
    Joint Ventures
    Nonprofit
    Organizations

    Partnership

    “Hybrid” Forms of Organizations

    Hybrid Organizations (Wikipedia)

    Low-Profit
    Limited Liability Company (L3C)

    Private Letter Rulings and the L3C
    Charity-Owned Limited Liability Companies
    L3C
    (Wikipedia)

    Steps to B Corp Certification
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    Selecting Your Legal Form of Organization

    Legal
    Forms and Traditional Structures of U.S. Businesses (for-profit
    and nonprofit)

    Sole Proprietor? Or Independent Contractor? What’s
    the Difference?

    Incorporating Your Small Business –
    Advantages and Disadvantages of Incorporation

    Why do people start their businesses as sole
    proprietorships?

    Should Your Business Be an LLC or an S Corp?
    Alternative Legal Structures for Your Business

    General Resources

    Small Business Administration — legal forms
    Starting
    a For-Profit Business (includes links to many articles)

    Starting
    a Nonprofit Organization (discusses steps involved and references
    numerous articles)


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