How to Choose the Right Business Entity & Trust Ownership Structure

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Course Description

This program was recorded on January 30th, 2018

This course will cover the various types of business entities available to conduct business and analyze for the participants the pros and cons of each: Sole Proprietorship; “C” Corporation; “S” Corporation; Limited Liability Company (“LLC”); General Partnerships; Limited Partnerships and Limited Liability Partnerships (“LLP”). In addition, there will be a detailed discussion on the benefits of holding the family business in a Trust.



  • Lazaro Mur
    Lazaro J. Mur, Esq., JD, LLM., (Retired Certified Public Accounting), is the Founder of The Mur Law Firm, P.A. Mr. Mur has been serving the international business community and high net worth entrepreneurs since 1985. Mr. Mur has an AV Preeminent Rating from Martindale-Hubble, is named as one of the Top Tax Attorneys in the state of Florida by the Miami Herald, has been quoted by the Wall Street Journal, is Former Chair of the Florida State Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, Member of the Committee for Democracy In The Americas, Lectures on the topics of Global Asset Protection, International Tax Structuring and Sophisticated Estate Planning on behalf of the National Business Institute.

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      • 2 General Credits
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    1. Sole Proprietorship
    2. Corporation Types:
      1. “C” Corporation
      2. “S” Corporation
      3. Non-Profit Corporation
    3. What is a Limited Liability Company?
    4. What are the Different Types of Partnerships?
      1. General Partnerships
      2. Limited Partnerships
      3. Limited Liability Partnerships
    5. How to Hold Your Family Business Entity Interest in a Trust?
      1. Asset Protection
      2. Estate Planning
      3. Avoid Probate
      4. Business Succession
    6. The Section 678 Trust and the Family Business

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