Choose the Optimal Business StructureCorporation, LLC, partnership, sole proprietorship what's the difference, and which one is best for you? Experienced corporate attorney Michael Spadaccini answers those questions and provides all the tools you need to select, plan, organize, form, operate and maintain a business. Real-world scenarios help you analyze your business and evaluate the pros and cons of each business type. A complete reference section compares and contrasts the legal requirements, filing fees, taxation requirements and maintenance requirements for all 50 states. Spadaccini goes beyond choosing a structure to offer formation guidelines and maintenance requirements, ensuring your business' success.Spadaccini covers:Seven steps to forming a partnership13 steps to incorporation10 steps to organizing an LLCCosts and features of each business typeState-specific information on staying in compliance with statutes in all 50 statesMaintaining liability protectionSelecting the appropriate structure can spell the difference between success and failure. Structure your venture for success with this professional guidance.Sample Documents on CD-ROM!Partnership FormsSample General Partnership AgreementPartner LedgerMinutes of Partnership MeetingAction by Written Consent of PartnersLLC FormsCalifornia LLC Articles of OrganizationOperating Agreements for Member-Managed LLCMembership LedgerInvestment Representation LetterCall for Meeting of MembersResolution Authorizing Manager to Transfer PropertyNotice of Year-End DistributionCorporation FormsSample Articles of IncorporationSample Corporate Bylaws Share Transfer Ledger Call for Special Meeting of Shareholders Minutes of Annual or Special Meeting of ShareholdersAction by Written Consent of Shareholders Call for Special Meeting of Directors Sample Plan of Merger Sample Certificate of Dissolution Sample Stock Subscription Agreement For 30 years, Entrepreneur has provided the most trusted business advice available to business owners. Our legal guides continue that tradition by offering current and cost-effective legal advice so you can resolve the business and legal issues you face on a daily basis. We also help you identify when it's in your best interest to seek the personalized advice and services of a practicing lawyer.