Select a Business Structure

A business structure determines how your business is organized.

It affects the type of taxes you pay, your level of liability, and other legal considerations.

As you start your new business, you will have to choose a business structure. A specialized attorney may be able to help you determine which type of legal entity is right for you.

This resource covers 4 common business structures in Georgia.

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