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1 Answer | Asked in Tax Law, Business Formation and Business Law for Wyoming on
Q: Should I establish as a LLC or S-Corp in Wyoming? What's the best tax-saving path?

I currently reside in California and am planning on establishing my consulting agency. It will just be me and planning to hire independent contractors.

D. Mathew Blackburn
D. Mathew Blackburn
answered on Dec 29, 2019

You should setup an LLC in the state where you operate. Then determine if an S-election is appropriate for your LLC.

If you establish in WY you'll have to file a foreign registration in CA.

Hire a professional.

1 Answer | Asked in Business Formation, Business Law and Tax Law for Wyoming on
Q: What is the effective difference between a C-Corp and an LLC taxed as a C-Corp?

I am from the UK and looking to setup a US business. I've decided that taxation as a C-Corp is best as I am looking to build capital and retain profits in the company so a pass-through entity is not ideal. I understand that as a C-Corp, things are more formal and decisions require minuted... View More

D. Mathew Blackburn
D. Mathew Blackburn
answered on Aug 19, 2019

For tax there is no difference. For state business compliance issues a Corporation has slightly more things that have to be done to maintain the corporate veil. Annual meetings are required where an LLC can waive them you have to set a par value for shares and report the number of shares issued... View More

1 Answer | Asked in Tax Law, Business Formation and Immigration Law for Wyoming on
Q: - How am I taxed in the US?- What type of entity should I choose to file my EIN application?

Dear Sir or Madam,

I have a few questions about my Wyoming LLC which I just registered. I originally registered the LLC especially in Wyoming because of the tax & privacy regulations.

- How am I taxed in the US?

- What type of entity should I choose to file my EIN... View More

Camlinh Nguyen Rogers
Camlinh Nguyen Rogers
answered on Jul 10, 2016

There are questions and answers similar to the mentioned situation on our website at You can take a look for general information. Also you consult with an experienced immigration attorney for your best interest. Good luck.

1 Answer | Asked in Business Formation for Wyoming on
Q: Registering a company name

I would like to register a new limited company in the UK by the name of Genesnippers. The company name Genesnipper appears to have been abandoned by Oasis in 2005. Could I legally register and use this name for my new company?

Many thanks

Adam Studnicki
Adam Studnicki
answered on Aug 29, 2015

Talk to lawyer in the UK.

Please Take Notice: I am not your lawyer unless we enter into an engagement agreement in writing. This is general information that is given for legal education only. It is not legal advice, and it may not work for your specific situation. It is impossible to...
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