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Old 06-24-2006, 06:47 PM
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LLC, Sole Proprietorship or corporation?
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Hi MJK,

Have you been considering one over the other?
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Yea i was thinking about an LLC.
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Have you been running your business as a sole proprietor thus far?

What's made you think of going to an LLC?
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Basically in a nutshell you can have a sole prop LLC. That is how mine is setup.
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My business isn't registored so its not a real business. But i'm starting to make money were i kind of have to make it legit.
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Well even if your customers pay you, that is a real business. DBA only means 'doing business as.' There is no reason you can't do business as yourself. That is how plenty of people get started. I don't think there are any laws that force you to register a business name when you are using your own name.

Would you want to change your business name to something else? What's your view?
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I kind of want my business to be seprate from me as a person. *That is why i was looking into starting an LLc. *Incase something happens with it i don't want to lose all my Possessions.



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Hi MJK,

It's good to see you thinking these things through. Registering under an LLC would be a good idea if you are concerned about protecting your assests.

Are you planning on registering it yourself or having an accountant do it?
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