I was arrested for possession of a firearm by convicted felon and for growing marijuana. Since then I've been trying to change my life around and I'm looking to start an ATM business. My plan is to purchase the ATM and make money off the surcharges. I heard it's difficult for felons... Read more »
This is an interesting question. As a former operations officer in a commercial bank my educated guess is that ANYONE intending upon stating a new business owning stand-alone ATMs and making money from the (outrageous) fees will have to have some sort of state license to do so; and so the Florida...Read more »
In Florida, a "DBA" or "fictitious name" may be registered for a sole proprietor unless he/she is doing business in their personal name. There are also exemptions for certain licensed professions. Consult with an attorney for specifics.
When a Florida LLC doesn't have an operating agreement in place, then there are terms in Section 605 of the Florida Statutes that are provided to address your partner's right to transfer the LLC's property, dissolve the LLC, etc. Speak with an attorney to discuss your specific rights.
I have Transferred 21k to a friend for business opportunity. My friend has played me and will not give my money back. Is it possible to sue him and get my money back? The only evidence I have are through massages.
It is possible under a claim for unjust enrichment, which I will post below. The difficult part is where there is no written contract (besides text messages) there is no attorney's fees provisions. Meaning you would likely have to go pay an attorney to go after the 21k and not be able to...Read more »
I have a Florida registered LLC and plan to begin a YouTube channel under the business name. The channel would be a "how-to" cooking channel. The principle location of the business is in Maryland. Can I deduct the cost of the food and kitchenware I use for the cooking videos?
I am making masks for first responders and other essential personnel. We are taking small donations just to purchase more materials to continue making them. We have made hundreds of masks with around 400 dollars in donations. More orders are beginning to come in as the media picked up our story.... Read more »
A person or business/nonprofit organization must have a solicitation license before engaging in the solicitation of donations in the state of Florida. If you are soliciting donations/money, you should speak with an attorney for assistance in obtaining this license and to discuss if you would...Read more »
If there's a slip and fall or other issue would I be less protected with a home based business than if I rented a regular business space? Is both the business and the business owner liable whether a slip and fall occurs at home based business or a nonhome based business?
If you are starting ANY business you should hire a lawyer who has great experience in owning and operating their own small businesses and has consulted with many different kinds of small businesses for decades. The uncertainty you are now feeling will only get worse and worse--until you have a...Read more »
Either pay the fees and late fees or start a new one entirely. A business attorney can help you based on specifics and details related to your business and why you need or want to reinstate the old one or if you would be better served going in a different and new direction starting anew. The...Read more »
I registered my translation and interpretation company with the state of Florida. I also got an EIN. But someone told me I need permits to run the business here in Florida, but they didn't specify which kind of permits I need.
Please, can you tell me if I need any other permit or... Read more »
When I looked at their annual report to the state it states their principal business address. However, that address is actually a Jewish temple and not affiliated with this incorporation in any way. Is it illegal for the incorporation to submit false information in order to gain a certificate of... Read more »
Florida law does not prohibit the owners of any corporate entity to enter the correct information on the entity's online Annual Reports or other online documents. Nor does Florida law require the Division of Corporations to verify any information appearing on any corporate entity's...Read more »
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