What Does “Suspended Entity” Mean in California

Too many California business owners and nonprofit operators are unaware of the devastating effects of being suspended by the Secretary of State (SOS) or the Franchise Tax Board (FTB).  Many continue to operate for years without realizing their suspended or disqualified status until it becomes an unexpected roadblock at the most opportune time – perhaps while applying for a new business loan, reaching the end of a months-long negotiation process with a big client, or duking it out in court [...]

By |2018-12-07T23:16:42-08:00October 5, 2018|Business|

Choice of Business Entities: A Primer

By: S. Susan King Selecting the right type of legal entity for your business requires careful consideration of many factors that may carry different weight, depending on your specific facts and circumstances.  This article provides an overview of the most common types of business entities used today and draws comparisons among those entities based on a few select considerations with the broadest application.  In other words, please do not rely on the information presented in this article alone to determine [...]

By |2016-08-01T21:19:00-07:00August 1, 2016|Business|