California LLC Formation: cloud computing works

California LLC: How Cloud Computing Works

With your California LLC Formation and business started, you will hear the term ‘cloud computing’, very often.   This may bring images or some vague idea in your head, but let’s take that idea and replace it with a more concrete understanding of how cloud computing works. The Cloud The term ‘cloud’ in this context has [...]

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3 types of life insurance

California LLC: What Is Life Insurance?

What is life insurance?  After you  figure whether to form an LLC vs. an S Corp, the cost of forming your California LLC, and have completed your business formation, what’s next?  Life Insurance?   At least understand the types and give it some thought. When anyone suddenly dies, it can be one of the most [...]

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California LLC: Disregarded Entity by IRS

California LLC: Disregarded Entity By IRS?

IRS says your LLC is a disregarded entity.   Now that sounds bad, but it is not. Here’s why. An LLC is something that is created by your State, not the Federal Government.    That means that your California LLC, or any other State LLC, recognizes your business as an “entity”.   However, the Feds do not actually [...]

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California LLC: What is a Partnership

What Is A Partnership?

Do you know that you may accidentally form a partnership?  Do you know why a partnership is dangerous to you?   What is a partnership? This is one of the most important questions you could ask a lawyer.   Why? Because partnerships can lose your hard earned money.  A partnership is created when 2 or more [...]

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What is an S Corporation

What Is An S Corporation?

What is an S Corporation?   Will a California S Corporation benefit you and your business?  It sure can.  There are reasons S Corps are popular: payroll tax savings aka employment tax savings and liability protection. An S Corporation is something that confuses many people; but are yet very common with small to medium businesses. But [...]

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What is a DBA?

What is a DBA?

Do you really know what is a DBA?   A DBA is easy to do, but has a lot of consequences of which you may not be aware.  It is something important you need to understand before your California LLC formation or S Corporation formation. First, DBA stands for Doing Business As. A DBA is [...]

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What is an LLC

What is An LLC Anyway?

People frequently ask just what is an LLC anyway? Do you know tax savings you get from having an LLC?  Will a LLC protect both your personal assets AND Business assets if you get sued? These are things to consider before you do any business formation. Background A LLC, which stands for Limited Liability Company, [...]

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Cloud Computing for Small Business

Cloud Computing For Your Small Business

After your California LLC formation or S Corporation formation, you will discover that the Country is trending toward cloud computing and the many benefits it offers. As a small business owner, you may wonder whether this is this the right choice for your business?  What are the benefits and drawbacks and what, if any, are [...]

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Cloud Computing: the 3 Kings

A new trend is positively affecting our lives.   It is cloud computing. With this new trend, many companies are jumping on the bandwagon and offering cloud services.  But the 3 kings of cloud computing remain the same:  Google, Amazon and Microsoft. If you are a sole proprietor, have formed a LLC or an S [...]

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Cloud Computing Basics for LLCs

Cloud Computing Basics for Your California LLC

After your California LLC formation, a business owner may want to have a look at cloud computing basics and why it is starting to be used more often. To do this we need to start at the beginning and describe how cloud computing works in the first place.   Cloud computing has been on the rise [...]

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