Limited Liability Companies For Dummies: Edition 3

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Become a savvy entrepreneur with your own LLC

Limited Liability Companies For Dummies, 3rdEdition offers a clear, concise guide that explains the prosand cons of LLCs, and shares insider tips on everything fromchoosing your members and your company name to creating and filingyour Articles of Organization and managing day-to-day operations.You'll find the most current, real-world advice on customizing anLLC for your specific business needs, creating a great operatingagreement,, keeping accurate records, and new information onfederal regulations and fees that are applicable to LLCs, as wellas a link to online tools, forms, and documents

Most of the previous drawbacks to forming an LLC have all butdisappeared with the IRS having loosened restrictions andindividual states following suit. Because LLCs are now moreflexible, they remain an attractive option for those launching anew business or reorganizing an existing business. This book showshow to form and tap into the power of an LLC:

  • Keep up on the latest information on federal taxes,regulations, and fees
  • Discover the advances in technology, including online toolsthat streamline the processes
  • Get up-to-the minute documents and forms on new filingrequirements
  • Learn how to set-up a real estate LLC or an LLC among familymembers

This hands-on guide addresses everything you need to know aboutLLCs, and will help you organize, launch, and run your business asa limited liability company just like the experts do!

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About the author

Jennifer Reuting founded Incorp Services, a corporatestructuring firm specializing in LLCs, in 2001. It currently ranksthird in the industry, with thousands of clients nationwide and 52offices throughout the U.S.

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John Wiley & Sons
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Aug 18, 2014
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