Q: my ex wife and I owned a local corporation and we have divorced. My ex told me that the company was dissolved. how???
I have the articles of the corporation showing me as an officer and that the corporation has not been dissolved. Would a case like mine fall under tax law??
It wouldn't be tax to determine if it was dissolved or not. You'd need a business attorney. You can also check the Secretary of State's website to see the current status.
If it was dissolved you may have a taxable event on liquidation.
Andrew M Steiger agrees with this answer
A: Also, depending on your involvement and the nature of the business, you should also seek out a tax clearance certificate if your state provides one to confirm that no unpaid income, sales, payroll or unemployment insurance taxes exist. May also be a good idea to confirm all federal taxes have been paid and returns filed as well if you haven’t done so already.
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