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Me and my friend form a corpoation with 50% share each. To

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Me and my friend form a corpoation with 50% share each. To come up with some money, we each sold 10 shares to one person, total of 20% of the capital. What would be her part in the corporation? The two of us wnat to be the only ownwr of the company.

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Am I correct in understanding that you owns 40 shares, your friend owns 40 shares and the other person owns 20 shares?


Customer: replied 4 years ago.

Hi did you get my response? With 20% of the share what are her rights in the corporation. Me and my friend want to be the sole owner of the company.

No I did not receive your response - Just your last post was received. I am typing your answer now

A corporation is owned by the corporate shareholders. Since you and your friend each own 40% of the stock, this means that you are each the owner of 40% of the company. Since the 3rd person owns 20% of the stock, this means that person owns 20% of your company.

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