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Dad has property in a single member LLC, which he has not

Dad has property in a single member LLC, which he has not filed returns on or paid the $800 annual fee(s) on since 2009, when he formed them. He does declare their income, however, on his returns. He now wants to put the properties from the LLC back in his name without paying the LLC taxes.JA: Can you tell me what state the LLC is registered in?Customer: CaliforniaJA: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?Customer: noJA: Anything else you think the lawyer should know?Customer: no

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I am going to start a business providing broker services for

I am going to start a business providing broker services for small business finance. I reside in Calif. Do I need a RE license for this? If I do and I do it as a LLC is there another type of license I can get to avoid only being able to hire those with RE licenses?

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My mother is owner and matriarch of the family business. Its

My mother is owner and matriarch of the family business. Its a restaurant that she's owned for 11 years. Needless to say she has been running the restaurant's bookkeeping and is now utilizing the methods of taking out financial business loans from over charging companies which prey on these small businesses.She is 60 years old and ready to spend the rest of her days relaxing. I have been working at the restaurant for almost 2 years and have discussed my possibly becoming a partner/owner. My question is.How do I create a contract and what should the contract entail?

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On the advise of my business partner I was told it was okay

On the advise of my business partner I was told it was okay to just 1099 my employees and claim them as independent contractors but now one is suing us for not taking taxes out. She claims she was misclassified and that were we liable to have her listed as an employee. Does she have a case?

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I filed LLC in NY. NYS sent me a letter in the mail asking

I filed for an LLC in NY. NYS sent me a letter in the mail asking me if I'd like to file as a C Corp or an S corp LLC. What does that mean? How do I know what to choose?

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I have a small business (S Corporation) with 2 other

I have a small business (S Corporation) with 2 other partners. What business insurance should I discuss with my insurance broker to protect ourselves with the absolute best insurance coverage from ever being sued. I want to get insurance coverage to best protect our business and us as shareholders from customers, employees,...anyone from suing us and not be covered by insurance.

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Can my small business donate (in kind and in cash) to a

Can my small business donate (in kind and in cash) to a school part of the US Public School System directly, without any special permission of the US Department of Education or any branch thereof?

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I am seeking arbitration to resolve a matter between my

I am seeking arbitration to resolve a matter between my small business as a subcontractor and a large corporation as a prime contractor. The issue is that the prime contractor has breached its contract with my company and the contractual agreement provides an option to settle disputes through the American Arbitration Association. How do I demand arbitration to settle this matter? Is there a form or protocol to follow?

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Im a small business in connecticut and I currently lease a

Im a small business in connecticut and I currently lease a space in a larger building, my landlord has just posted the building for sale and has not yet notified me. What are my rights regarding this?

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