Need to set up a corporation for your new venture?Quick Facts on Maine incorporation:
Initial state fee $145. Current Maine processing time is 2 weeks. If you wish to expedite this process, a $50 fee gets the certificate back to you within 24 hours, and a $100 fee gets the certificate back to you immediately. Call (207) 624-7752 for more information.Reduce Both Your Business Risk and Your Tax Bill!
Are you ready to incorporate your Maine business? You can use any one of several approaches. You can, for instance, pay a local attorney or accountant several hundred or even a few thousand dollars.
Another option: You can pay one of the online corporation services several hundred dollars.
Finally, you have a third option—one that’s not only the most economical option but also often the fastest Maine incorporation option. You can just incorporate your business yourself using my do-it-yourself Maine incorporation kit. You'll get your corporation setup quickly and you’ll save hundreds of dollars.
Here are the specifics. For $37.95 you can purchase the complete edition of the do-it-yourself Maine Corporation kit and then immediately download a 35+ page pdf document that discusses and describes the twin benefits of using a Maine corporation for your active trade or business. The kit explains in step-by-step fashion how to setup your Maine corporation in a few minutes, how to get a federal tax identification number for your new corporation so you can start banking and other financial activities, and how to elect to have your corporation treated for federal and state income tax as an S Corporation so you can maximize your tax savings.Do It Yourself $37.95 Maine Incorporation Kit: Table of Contents:
2. Understanding the twin benefits of incorporation
- Limited liability protection
- Tax benefits of corporations
3. Drawbacks of Maine incorporation
4. Steps for easily incorporating in Maine
5. Licensing a corporation in Maine
6. Quickly getting a federal employer identification number (EIN) for your corporation
7. Maximizing the tax benefits of your new corporation
- Determining when a C corporation saves the most tax
- Determining when an S Corporation saves most tax
8. Precise steps for electing S Corporation status for your corporation
9. Sample Maine corporation by-lawsReady to buy? Click here to use PayPal or a credit card! Instant Downloads! Money Back Guarantee If You're Not Completely Satisfied!
If you purchase a Do-It-Yourself Limited Liability Company kit or Do-it-yourself Incorporation kit, you can download the pdf document immediately from the last payment processing dialog box. We also email you a link that you can use to download the document later.
And as with every ebook sold, if you don't get the information you need, just contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org and request a refund within 60 days. Your payment will be completely refunded. No questions, no hassles, no delay. (Refunds, by the way, are handled manually. Predictably, then, if you do request a refund by emailing us, we usually take one or two weekdays to refund your payment.)About the Authors: Carl Baranowski and Stephen L. Nelson
The Do-It-Yourself Limited Liability Company kits and Do-it-yourself Incorporation kits were written by CPA Stephen L. Nelson and attorney Carl Baranowski.
Stephen L. Nelson has been a CPA for twenty-five-plus years and holds an Masters in Business Administration in Finance from the University of Washington and a Masters of Science in Taxation from Golden Gate University. The author of numerous best-selling books about accounting and finance including all editions of the bestsellers QuickBooks for Dummies and Quicken for Dummies, Nelson taught limited liability company taxation in the graduate tax school at Golden Gate University.
An attorney for two-plus decades, Carl Baranowski has worked as a corporate counsel and as practicing attorney, serving both private and public companies in a variety of industries including technology and real estate. Baranowski holds a Masters in Business Administration and Juris Doctorate from Stanford University as well as two master's degrees and a bachelor's degree from Massachusetts Institute of Technology. A past or current member of several state bar associations, he co-authored the popular legal reference, Representing High-Tech Companies (Law Journal Press, 2006).Need a limited liability kit or incorporation kit for another state? Click the state you want:
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