The only advantages to the LLC is insulation from personal liability for anything done by the LLC, but it does not relieve you from personal liability for your own actions. Tax advantages of the LLC can be a bit different, but it depends on expenses of the LLC. What I mean by this is that the LLC is a flow through entity, meaning that any profits or losses of the LLC go on your individual taxes. The LLC files a tax return and lists income and expenses and then the botXXXXX XXXXXne is issued to you on a K-1 form for you to file (like a 1099) on your own taxes. Thus, you can rent office space and that would be a deduction (even if you rent it from your home, which would unfortunately be income to you personally for rent, but then there are deductions from rental property too and you need to sit with your CPA
to determine that based on your personal situation). Most of the expenses the LLC will write off will be the same expenses you can write off on your personal taxes if you are the sole member and sole employee.
Since you are NOT conducting business
in PA, you can register your LLC anywhere and the best places right now are Nevada or Wyoming, they have no state taxes and the formation costs and annual maintenance costs are very reasonable. You do not need to register your LLC in PA if you are not regularly conducting business there, which you are not doing if you are traveling.
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