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Corporate and incorporation

What sorts of corporate forms are available for each state? Click on your state's name and you'll flash to your state's menu of incorporation form categories. Where necessary, all forms are tailored to meet the requirements of your state's laws. Included for selection are comprehensive Business Incorporation Package, individual Articles of Incorporation, corporate resolution forms, stock certificates, foreign corporation registration materials (for out-of-state corporations), corporate dissolution packages, change of registered agent materials, professional corporation creation materials, corporate seals, and much more.

What is the Incorporation Package? Rather than purchasing our various corporate forms individually, State Incorporation Packages include all forms needed to form a corporation in your state, and a step by step instructional guide to walk you through the incorporation process. Importantly, the package also includes forms needed after incorporation such as minutes, notices, and by-laws. Items Included: Steps to Incorporate; Articles or Certificate of Incorporation; By-Laws; Organizational Minutes of the Incorporators, Shareholders and Directors; Annual Minutes; Notices of Special Meetings; Blank Resolution forms; Waiver of Notice of Meeting forms, Stock Transfer Ledger, Simple Stock Certificate, IRS Form SS-4 to apply for Tax Identification Number, and IRS Form 2553 to apply for Subchapter S tax treatment. 

Why incorporate? The corporation is the traditional organizational form for companies with a large number of owners, i.e. a company that issues a large amount of stock. Some of the largest corporations are "publicly traded" in the national stock markets where anyone can buy shares, but most corporations are "privately held" by the owners, who only issue shares in the amount desired and to whom they wish. To finance business operations, a corporation raises money (called "capital") by issuing shares. The corporation's shareholders are protected against personal liability for the corporation's liabilities. If your company plans on raising capital from a large number of investors, the corporation may be the best organizational form for you.

What is the "corporate veil"? As mentioned above, one of the chief legal features of a corporation is the protection of individual investors/owners from liability for the faults or debts of the corporation. This statutory protection is sometimes called the "corporate veil," meaning a barrier between the shareholders and the corporation itself. If the corporation is unable to pay its debts, for example, the creditors cannot sue the individual shareholders in an attempt to take their personal property to reimburse the corporation's debt. The sale of the corporation's assets is the only remedy for the creditors. The corporate veil allows the shareholders to be free of fear of losing their personal wealth if the corporation fails. Only in extreme cases of personal, intentional (and often criminal) wrongdoing by an owner, officer or director can that person be held personally liable.

What is a corporate records maintenance package? If the corporation is already formed but you need to update your corporate records, this package accomplishes your purpose.  Corporations that do not follow certain corporate formalities, including generally keeping corporate records, may lose corporate protection from personal liability. This package includes the following forms: Organizational Minutes, Minutes for Initial Meeting of Shareholders and Directors, By-Laws, Annual Minutes of Joint Meeting of Shareholders and Directors, Notice of Special Meeting of Directors, Notice of Annual Meeting of Directors, Notice of Special Meeting of Shareholders, Notice of Annual Meeting of Shareholders, Blank Resolution form for Shareholders,  Blank Resolution form for Directors, Blank Resolution form for Joint Action of Shareholders and Directors, Waiver of Notice of Meeting by Directors, Waiver of Notice of Meeting by Shareholders, Resignation of Incorporator, Resignation of Director, Resignation of Officer, Stock Transfer Ledger and Simple Stock Certificate. 

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Justin Infurna
Justin Infurna
52

121 South Orange Avenue, Suite 1500, Orlando, FL 32801

Bar #84284(FL)     License for 2010 years Member in Good Standing

Practice Areas: Bankruptcy and debt | Business | Commercial real estate | Constitutional | Contracts and agreements | Corporate and incorporation | Criminal defense | Elder law | Estate planning | Government | Tax
Spencer R. Munns
Spencer R. Munns
52

1000 Legion Place, Suite 1000 Gateway Center, Orlando, FL 32801

Bar #904511(FL)     License for 2004 years Member in Good Standing

Practice Areas: Commercial real estate | Corporate and incorporation | Litigation | Probate | Real estate
Robert Albert Pascal
Robert Albert Pascal
49

300 South Avenue of the Arts, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312

Bar #883026(FL)     License for 1991 years Member in Good Standing

Practice Areas: Corporate and incorporation | Criminal defense | Immigration | Probate
Joseph Warren Cannon Boyles
Joseph Warren Cannon Boyles
45

212 W Cervantes St, Pensacola, FL 32501-3130

Bar #14188(FL)     License for 2005 years Member in Good Standing

Practice Areas: Corporate and incorporation | Elder law | Estate planning | Family | Guardianship | Litigation | Probate
David Francis Hanley
David Francis Hanley
43

3020 NW 125th Avenue, #416, Sunrise, FL 33323-6319

Bar #946613(FL)     License for 1992 years Member in Good Standing

Practice Areas: Business | Contracts and agreements | Corporate and incorporation | Estate planning | Power of attorney | Probate | Trusts | Wills and living wills
Daniel Joseph Shamy
Daniel Joseph Shamy
35

2424 North Federal Highway Suite 200, Boca Raton, FL 33431-5176

Bar #536601(FL)     License for 2001 years Member in Good Standing

Practice Areas: Administrative law | Arbitration | Banking | Brain injury | Child custody | Constitutional | Consumer protection | Contracts and agreements | Corporate and incorporation | Estate planning | Insurance | Intellectual property | Lawsuits and disputes | Litigation | Personal injury | Real estate | Wrongful death
Howard E. Enrique
Howard E. Enrique
35

1515 N. University Drive Suite 118, Coral Springs, FL 33071

Bar #493708(FL)     License for 2001 years Member in Good Standing

Practice Areas: Administrative law | Business | Construction and development | Contracts and agreements | Corporate and incorporation | Estate planning | Family | Litigation | Real estate
Ron S. Bilu
Ron S. Bilu
33

2760 W. Atlantic Blvd., Pompano Beach, FL 330695727

Bar #632651(FL)     License for 2003 years Member in Good Standing

Practice Areas: Bankruptcy and debt | Business | Class action | Commercial real estate | Contracts and agreements | Copyright application | Corporate and incorporation | Debt settlement | Estate planning | Foreclosure | Immigration | Insurance | Litigation | Mediation | Partnership | Personal injury | Power of attorney | Real estate | Residential real estate | State | local | and municipal law
Webb Millsaps
Webb Millsaps
32

160 W. Camino Real, Ste. 190, Boca Raton, FL 33432-5942

Bar #32414(FL)     License for 2006 years Member in Good Standing

Practice Areas: Business | Corporate and incorporation | Elder law | Health care | Litigation | Mergers and acquisitions
Webb Millsaps
Webb Millsaps
32

160 W Camino Real # 190, Boca Raton, FL 33432-5942

Bar #32414(FL)     License for 2006 years Member in Good Standing

Practice Areas: Business | Corporate and incorporation | Elder law | Health care | Litigation | Mergers and acquisitions
Sara Castro
Sara Castro
29

14864 Tamiami Trail, Unit A-205, North Port, FL 34287

Bar #107739(FL)     License for 2013 years Member in Good Standing

Practice Areas: Business | Corporate and incorporation | Defective and dangerous products | Litigation
Moises Kaba, III
Moises Kaba, III
26

Hialeah Commerce Center1840 W. 49th Street, Suite 100, Hialeah, FL 33012

Bar #570125(FL)     License for 1986 years Member in Good Standing

Practice Areas: Civil rights | Commercial real estate | Corporate and incorporation | Criminal defense | Discrimination | Estate planning | Family | Health care | Immigration | Medical malpractice | Nursing home abuse and neglect | Personal injury | Residential real estate | Social security | Workers compensation

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