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Convertible Debt Tax Issues For Startups

An introduction to the federal income tax issues associated with conversion features. By Dan Wright Many start-up companies use convertible debt as a way to attract short-term investment. Convertible debt has appeal to investors because it can provide enhanced risk protection, … Continue reading

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12 Reasons For A Startup Not To Be An LLC

Very seldom in our lives do we need to make 4,000 decisions in rapid succession. Welcome to the life of the owner of a startup. As decisions are made, founders often find themselves asking, “Can this seemingly mundane decision later … Continue reading

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