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Legal 101 with Mike Mercurio: LLCs

When starting a business, you must decide what business is best for your company. The most common forms of business are sole proprietorship, partnership, and corporation. Offit Kurman principal attorney Mike Mercurio discusses these forms of businesses in these Legal 101 clips. Mike explains the different types of business structures and the pros and cons of each. He covers topics from ownership, control, and management to differing tax requirements.

If you have any questions about starting a business, please contact Mike at or 301-575-0332.



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