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Indiana Business Entity Harmonization Laws

Indiana Business Entity Harmonization Laws

The Indiana Business Entity Harmonization Act, Senate Enrolled Act (SEA) 433, was passed by the state legislature in 2017 and became law on January 1, 2018. If you are starting a business or managing business transactions in Indiana, the provisions of the law should be noted and discussed with an […]

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Indiana and Indianapolis Opportunity Zones

Indiana and Indianapolis Opportunity Zones

The federal opportunity zones program offers tax benefits to entrepreneurs and investors who direct their efforts and funding to designated areas—qualified opportunity zones (QOZs)—that could benefit from an economic boost. It’s a unique concept with significant potential for investors and the communities the program aims to revitalize. In Indiana, Indianapolis […]

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Why You Need a Carmel Fishers Merger Attorney

Why You Need a Carmel Fishers Merger Attorney

If you are thinking of merging with another company and wondering if you need a Carmel Fishers merger attorney to help you, the answer is yes! A merger is a legal consolidation of two entities into one. Upon the vote of shareholders, two companies convert their stock to those of […]

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Why You Need an Indianapolis Small Business Attorney

Why You Need an Indianapolis Small Business Attorney

Owning a business in Indiana can be extremely rewarding. It’s a milestone that many Hoosiers dream of but many fewer reach. Of those who achieve the dream of business ownership, even fewer are able to sustain the company they create in the long term. If you are considering starting a […]

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Starting a Business in Indiana: What You Need to Know

Starting a Business in Indiana: What You Need to Know

Many Americans dream of owning their own business. Far fewer take action and make that dream a reality. Of those who do take the leap, about 50 percent are still in business after five years. A lot of factors determine which businesses survive and which don’t; planning well and seeking […]

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Securities Law Basics, Volume 2

Are you the victim of a fraud? Did your financial advisor, broker, or agent promise returns, but now he won’t call you back, or he keeps telling you he’ll have the money next week? What should you do? First, gather your records. Financial institutions do not keep records forever. In […]

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Securities Law Basics Vol. 1

Did you invest in a “non-traditional” investment? Did you “loan” money to a business? If so, you might have purchased a security. The definition of a “security” includes all of the traditional investment options that most people think of like stocks, bonds, and transferable shares. But, there are two types […]

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Tax Differences Between LLCs and Corporations

If you are thinking of forming a new business, an important question to consider is how you want that business to be structured.  In Indiana, there are many types of business entities, including sole proprietorships, partnerships, limited partnerships, limited liability companies (LLCs), and corporations.  Most businesses these days are structured […]

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