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Do-It-Yourself Checklist to Incorporate Your Business

You can incorporate your business yourself if you don’t want to hire an attorney or a business formation service. Read this step-by-step checklist. Read more

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Federal Employer Identification Number: Everything You Need to Know

Understand exactly what a Federal Employer Identification Number (FEIN or EIN) is, why you need one, and how to acquire one for your small business. Read more

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Pros and Cons of the Popular Business Entities: Sole Proprietorship, LLC, S Corp and C Corp

This webinar will discuss the most common business entities to help you navigate this important decision, and what changes you need to know for this year. Read more

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Government Resources for Each Phase of Your Business

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This is nearly an endless list of programs, services, and technical assistance available from the SBA and others.    Phase 1: Determine if Small Business Ownership Is Right for... Read more
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Commercial Real Estate; Lease Vs. Buy Considerations

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Never take a commercial real estate lease for granted. An expert points out 10 trouble spots to avoid. Read more
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Understanding LLC and Other Legal Entity Structures

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A comparison chart for understanding the differences between various corporate entities. Read more
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Independent Contractor Vs. Employee Classifications

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Before you determine how to treat payments you make for services, you must first know the business relationship that exists between you and the person performing the services. ... Read more
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Understanding Copyright Concepts

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What is copyright? This self-guided training course covers the basics that you need to know. Read more
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Chapel Hill Durham Area Attorney Referral Listing

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This is the December 2015 version of our Attorney Referral Listing. Read more
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11 Steps to Protect Your Business Name

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December 2, 2021,

Use this advice from other entrepreneurs to protect your brand name.

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Why You Need an Operating Agreement: 8 Operating Agreement Tips

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April 15, 2021,

Learn why these eight business owners and entrepreneurs stress the importance of operating agreements and tips to help you complete yours. 

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Basics of Small Business Bankruptcy

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March 23, 2021, 1:00pm EDT

This webinar will focus on understanding the basics of small business bankruptcy, and discuss when it can help a business, how it works, consequences, and more. Read more

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