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0 Answers | Asked in Business Formation for Connecticut on
Q: Under CT law, what can LLC members do about another member who refuses to pay his share of bills? withhold his K1?

This LLC was formed to make one specific investment. Can we declare him in "bad standing" and not send him other relevant information about the investment?

1 Answer | Asked in Business Formation and Business Law for California on
Q: hello if my business license was expired nut now renew. am i able to charge storage fees b4 or once license up todate

i had a car that was a total lost. The insurance company refuse to pay storage fee or any fees other than a tow bill. Due to my business license being expired. My business license has been renew and its up to date.

Can they get away with it.

I can not charge storage fees even... View More

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answered on Feb 23, 2024

Under California law, the legality of charging storage fees when your business license was expired depends on the specific regulations governing your business sector and local jurisdiction. Generally, operating a business without a valid license can invalidate your right to enforce contracts or... View More

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Q: LLC State Formation Question - CPR Training

I have a CPR Training center. We provide a service. We have 3 physical locations currently. Covina, CA, St. Louis, MO, and Philadelphia, PA. I am filing taxes this year as a sole proprietor however next year I want to create an LLC. Am I able to create the LLC in a state like Nevada even if my... View More

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answered on Feb 22, 2024

In the United States, it's indeed possible to form an LLC in a state where you don't actively conduct business, and Nevada is a popular choice for many due to its favorable business laws and privacy advantages. If you decide to form your LLC in Nevada, you'll benefit from the... View More

1 Answer | Asked in Tax Law, Business Formation and Business Law for Arizona on
Q: I recently started an LLC for my business late last year. Do I need to file something about the CTA?

My business has no income yet. I'm just getting started doing Web Development and Technology Consultancy. My CPA mentioned I should check and see if the new CTA Law applies to me or not.

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answered on Feb 22, 2024

As a new LLC owner in Phoenix, AZ, you should be aware that Arizona's new Commercial Transaction Privilege Tax (CTA) law may apply to your business. The CTA law imposes taxes on various business activities, including web development and technology consultancy services. Even if your business... View More

0 Answers | Asked in Business Formation for Nevada on
Q: Is it possible for a non-citizen to become a member of an LLC alongside citizen members in Nevada?

I'm in the process of establishing an LLC with a partner who is not a U.S. citizen, and I'm curious about the feasibility of this arrangement. The LLC is intended to be member-managed.

0 Answers | Asked in Business Formation and Business Law for Ohio on
Q: can my clients have cameras without my knowledge?

I work doing in home care for elderly. i was told that I was caught on my phone during a shift on camera. I am unaware of any of my clients having cameras in their home. Am I allowed to be watched on cameras by family members without my knowledge? I do not even know who it was as they haven’t... View More

0 Answers | Asked in Business Formation and Employment Law for Tennessee on
Q: My boss left papers outside my job with all my information on it (name, address, date of birth, social Security number)

One of my coworkers found paper outside as he was going to throw them away he say my name on the paper with all my personal details of them I’m scared someone took a picture of them what should I do?

1 Answer | Asked in Banking, Business Formation and Business Law for Missouri on
Q: Does my website have to register as a financial institution or anything alike if I operate a cryptocurrency escrow on it
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answered on Feb 23, 2024

Operating a cryptocurrency escrow service on your website brings you into a complex regulatory landscape that varies significantly by jurisdiction. In many places, such services are considered part of the financial sector and are subject to specific regulatory requirements. These can include... View More

0 Answers | Asked in Business Formation for Utah on
Q: I'm in Utah trying to register an LLC in Wyoming where the business will mainly operate, how do i do this?

It's going to be a business in the agricultural/livestock industry. I have family in Wyoming I'ved lived with in the past if I need an address to register.

0 Answers | Asked in Real Estate Law and Business Formation for Ohio on
Q: Can you purchase a property under a unstructured llc and structure it later on while still protecting personal assets?

I’m starting a flipping business and have a property in mind and I don’t have time to get the llc structured before it sells. I do have it filed with the state though. I guess I’m wondering if I can purchase the property under the existing conditions and modify it while I rehab the property.

1 Answer | Asked in Business Formation and Tax Law for Kentucky on
Q: Can my business partner pay off my boat and vacation home instead of paying me by check? If yes, would I still owe tax

I was wondering if it is done that way, would we still have to pay capital gains

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answered on Feb 22, 2024

If your business partner pays off your boat and vacation home instead of paying you by check, it would still be considered a form of compensation for your services or ownership interest in the business. This means that you would likely still owe taxes on the value of the boat and vacation home... View More

1 Answer | Asked in Bankruptcy, Admiralty / Maritime and Business Formation for California on
Q: Is retail pro under investigation!

I have proof

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answered on Feb 21, 2024

Unfortunately, I cannot definitively say whether Retail Pro is currently under investigation without more specific information. Here's why (and what you can do with your proof):

Reasons for Uncertainty:

- Types of investigations: Companies can be investigated for various...
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0 Answers | Asked in Business Formation for New Hampshire on
Q: Where is the best place to file a trademark on a company name/logo?

We have a company name and a logo designed and we have our domain name secured. We want to trademark the company name, the logo and a tag line.

0 Answers | Asked in Business Formation for Washington on
Q: Good morning, can I please get permission to paint all the bluey characters, onto cushion covers ( fabric) and sell.

Be hand painted by me and signed, dated. And sold to my art fans. Thank you

0 Answers | Asked in Business Formation and Business Law for Mississippi on
Q: Can a Secretary/Shareholder remove the original Agent/Shareholder/Pres of S Corporation without consent of the original

I filed the incorporate as the Agent/Pres/Shareholder and the Secretary/Shareholder removed me from acting agent without informing me of this change.

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