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Why You Should Turn Your Business Into An S Corp!

Are you thinking about starting your business or do you think your business couldn't be running any better? Whatever your business ownership position is, start thinking about turning your business into a corporation. An S Corp is a: "is a closely held corporation that makes a valid election to be taxed under Subchapter S of Chapter 1 of the Internal Revenue Code." Being an S Corp protects your personal liabilities from any business losses. There are more benefits to becoming an S Corp, such as tax and deductibility benefits. Here are some reasons why you should consider becoming an S Corp:


❖Save money on self-employment tax
❖W2 at year end
❖Deductibility of wages & payroll tax, employer portion
❖Rent expense paid to the shareholder 

❖Liability protection
❖Perpetual existence
❖Costs


To understand how this applies, the table below demonstrates the accounting differences between a Sole Proprietorship and an S Corp:


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