Interested in forming your client’s in New York? The experienced team at Attorneys Corporation Service, Inc. can help — and quickly. A limited liability company, commonly called an “LLC,” is an ideal business structure for many of your clients, as it allows business owners to protect themselves from being personally liable for business debts. Additionally, unlike a corporation, the LLC itself is not a separate taxable entity.
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As our clients (licensed attorneys, CPAs, enrolled agents) know firsthand, one of the first questions a client is likely to ask when discussing starting his or her own new business is: “Is my business name available?” And as every professional who has ever helped a client form a new business is aware, finding out the answer to that question can be a tedious and loveless task that often involves phone calls to the relevant Secretary of State, seemingly endless wait times, and hours of frustration.
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Attorneys Corporation Service, Inc. provides fast, reliable formation services and quality products for our discerning clientele. For customized Corporate KitsLLC KitsEstate Plan Organizersand Corporate Supplies, your premier source is Attorneys Corporation Service, Inc. We’ve been the trusted resource for business formation services and corporate kits for over 30 years. Our clients, licensed attorneys, CPAs, and enrolled agents, know that they can trust us to get the job done — well.
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As every corporate or small business attorney or CPA who has assisted a client in starting a new business is aware, appointing a registered agent is part of the incorporation process. A registered agent is the individual or company that you, as your client’s representative, name to receive your client’s service of process and other official notices.
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Your client is interested in starting a small business but perhaps the common choices of an LLC or corporation are not the right fit. For financial and legal reasons, your client needs to choose a business entity to form his or her new business under. Hence, the “Doing Business As” or DBA. A DBA name is a business name that is different from your client’s personal name, the names of your client’s partners, or if your client is looking to expand a current company, the officially registered name of your client’s LLC or corporation. DBAs can also be called trade names or assumed names.

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At Attorneys Corporation Service, Inc. our goal is to provide our clients — attorneys, CPAs, and other licensed professionals — with expedited services and assistance for their business filing and incorporation needs. As many tax preparers know, an Employer Identification Number is essential during tax season. In honor of this busy time, we brought you a list of the IRS’ top tax scams (part 1 of 3). Great info to share with your clients!
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When Congress enacted the payroll tax cut it boasted that nearly 160 million workers would benefit from the extension of the reduced payroll tax rate that was in effect for 2011. The Temporary Payroll Tax Cut Continuation Act of 2011 temporarily extended the 2% point payroll tax cut for employees, continuing the reduction of their Social Security tax withholding rate from 6.2% to 4.2% of wages paid through the year.
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We explained the perks of forming a corporation in Texas here, but what if you and/or your client are interested in forming an LLC or his or her new business? An LLC can be a great choice for a business entity, so if you are interested in forming a Texas LLC, read on.

Step 1: Choose a Name for the LLC

Under Texas law, an LLC name must contain the words the words “Limited Liability Company” or “Limited Company,” or abbreviations thereof (such as LLC or LC) and the name must be distinguishable from the names of other business entities already on file with the Texas Secretary of State. Attorneys Corporation Service, Inc. can run a quick and accurate business name availability check to ensure that your client’s desired business name is available.

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Is your client interested in converting his or her business from an LLC to an incorporation? Thanks to Attorneys Corporation Service, Inc., converting from  a limited liability corporation (LLC) to an S Corp or C Corp has never been easier.

Why would a business want to switch to an incorporation? Several reasons, many of which come down to finances. For example, you might want your client to take advantage of the tax benefits an incorporation provides.  A corporation offers more tax write-offs than an LLC and allows the business to operate past the owners death, unlike an LLC. Attorneys Corporation Service, Inc. can assist you in incorporating a business in each of the 50 states.
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If your client wishes to conduct business in Alabama through a corporation, or a corporation that wishes to conduct business in Alabama, there are a few specific steps you will need to take. First, you’ll need to prepare a Certificate of Formation for your client’s new business and pay filing fees to the Office of the Judge of Probate in the county where the corporation’s initial registered office is located.

The Alabama Certificate of Formation must include:

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