Taxes

Unlocking the Power of Legal Structures for Real Estate Investors

As a real estate investor, setting up the right legal structure for your business might not seem like the most thrilling task on your to-do list. However, it’s one of the most crucial decisions you’ll make as an investor. The legal entity you choose can have a significant impact on your liability, taxes, and overall […]
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Renting the Dream: Balancing Profits and Legal Pitfalls

Platforms such as Airbnb and VRBO have disrupted an industry once dominated by hotels and resorts, allowing individuals to open their homes and residential properties to travelers. The boom in short-term rentals has created new opportunities for investors who want to buy income-generating property. Nightly, weekly, and monthly rentals appeal to business and leisure travelers. […]
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Would Your Business Pass Our 20-Point LIFT Business Assessment?

As a business owner, it’s crucial to regularly assess and improve various aspects of your business to ensure its long-term success and protect your assets. But most entrepreneurs struggle to find the time to review their systems and most don’t know where to even start or what to do with the information they find when […]
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Male and female business owners

Why Every Business Owner Should Consider A Trust

Trusts are often underused or misused tools for business owners, as they can provide a range of tax, asset protection, and succession planning benefits, when established and maintained in the right way. As a Personal Family Lawyer® with family business planning expertise focusing on serving business owners, I can help you choose the right Trust […]
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The Benefits Of Employing Your Kids

Paying your children—whether they’re tweens, teens, or young adults—to work for your company is one of the greatest advantages of running a family business. By hiring your kids, you can help them develop a strong work ethic, give them experience managing money, and jumpstart their ability to save for their future, all while keeping more […]
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