Corporate/Business Law

If you are interested in starting a new business and creating a Limited Liability Company, Partnership, or Corporation, there are several documents that will need to be prepared. You will have to register with the Florida Department of State.  You will have to register with the Florida Department of Revenue and the Internal Revenue Service for electronic payment of taxes.  There are other aspects that are required to ensure that your new business is functioning in compliance with the Laws of the State of Florida.

If you are already a member, partner, or shareholder of a business, you may need assistance in your legal rights as a member, partner, or shareholder of a business or in the preparation of contracts, buy-sell agreements, or valuation process.

Here are a few websites that can give you more information:

Florida Department of State

Florida Department of Revenue

Internal Revenue Service

Here is a link for business owners or buyers, who may be thinking about selling or buying a business:
Morgan & Westfield Q&A

Here is a link for business owners who need to incorporate estate planning and business succession planning into their business plan:
5 Estate Planning Tips for Entrepreneurs

Lim & Company, PL is a Jacksonville attorney’s office here to assist you with your Corporate or Business needs.