Monthly Archives: February 2018

Investment Property

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Use an LLC to Protect Your Property A lot of people have rental property or vacation homes, but don’t to consider the risks. While having a vacation home signals success, it can also put a target on your back.¬† Renters see you as “rich” while attorneys see you as having “deep pockets”!¬†Setting up a Florida limited liability company and moving that property into the LLC can protect you and your assets. Have a questions? Give […]

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Selling your business?

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Businesses are all about contracts; from your lease, to your employees, to your vendors and customers. What’s in your contracts, what’s not in your contracts, or no contracts at all can become a problem when it comes time to sell your business. What can or should go into a specific contract will usually be determined by the type of contract, however, an assignability clause is beneficial to you in almost ever contract. If you’re a […]

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When to register your corporation in Florida

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If your business has a physical presence in Florida then you must register your corporation with the State of Florida, regardless of where the corporation was formed. If you also happen to be a Florida resident, then there is a good chance that being registered anywhere else could actually be detrimental to your business and expose you to additional, unnecessary liabilities. If you doing business in Florida but are registered in another state, or are […]

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Durable Power of Attorney

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No one really plans for tragedy, but it’s important to be prepared for it if you fall victim to it! Whether you old, young, single or married, as soon as you turn 18 you are legally an adult and NO ONE can act for you or on your behalf without your permission … or the permission of the courts. That include spouses and parents of high school and college students. If you are involved in […]

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Corporation or a limited liability company?

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Most people starting a business ask “should I be a S corporation or a LLC?” The real question, however, is “should I be a corporation or a LLC?” Corporations and LLCs are legal entities created under state law and offer the protections provided by state law. Whereas, a S corporation is a tax designation filed with the IRS … what make matters more confusing is that a LLC can be classified as a S corporation […]

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