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Over 2 million businesses have trusted us to help them get started.

Limited Liability Company (LLC)

The simplest way of structuring your business to protect your personal assets.

Corporation (Inc.)

Whether you need a C Corp or an S Corp, we’ll help set up your business the right way.

Nonprofit.

Whether self-funded or through donations, we’ll help get your nonprofit up and going.

Sole Proprietorship.

Going solo? You’ve got options! We’ll go over each so you can choose the right one for you.

Doing Business As (DBA)

Stake your claim on your business name. Our team will make sure the job gets done right.

Employer Identification Number (EIN)

Hiring? Filing business taxes? We’ll help you get an EIN so you can do both and more.

More ways we can help you start your business.

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Members of our Business Advisory legal plan can set up attorney consultations to learn more about how to set up and run a business. Regular attorney consultations last 30 minutes and the annual legal checkup lasts 1 hour. Each legal matter must be unique. If you’re not a member, sign up today.

Business types at a glance.

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Helpful information.

An introduction to limited liability companies.

What is a limited liability company (LLC)? What function does it serve? And is it right for your needs? Read full article.

An introduction to corporations.

It’s no coincidence that the largest businesses in the world are corporations. Incorporating offers many advantages over partnerships,sole proprietorships, and LLCs. Read full article.

The advantages and disadvantages of an LLC.

Before forming a limited liability company, the prospective business owner should become familiar with how an LLC compares to other business entities. Read full article.

Reasons to Form a Nonprofit Corporation.

State-recognized nonprofits are eligible to receive private and public grants, exemption from sales and property tax, and more. Read full article.

* A nonprofit corporation doesn’t have an owner, stock, or membership interest, but it can have multiple managers and members.

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