Business / Business Entities
Autor: kendori 20 June 2011
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Business Entities, Laws, and Regulations Paper
University of Phoenix
Business Entities, Laws, and Regulations
Business today is unique in that there are many different types of structures, laws, and regulations that allow them to operate in what the owners need to be efficient and competitive. They basically have to take note on how they are controlled, liability in doing business, and how the business and owners will be taxed. While depending on what type of business, there will be different rules, laws, and regulations that may apply to their business, they need to also realize that their decisions may carry different amount of risks. So we will look at three different scenarios and see the approaches each may need to become successful.
This business will have three owners, with two of the owners running the day to day operations in Lou and Jose, while Miriam is more a silent partner with the biggest money investment. Miriam while having the most money to invest, also does not have much time to be involved in all the business transactions and would prefer to just receive his share of the profits. With three owners this business needs to pick the right business entity to be successful, it should be organized within a limited partnership, since one owner will not have any dealings with the daily operations. Cheeseman (2010) states that the partnership should file a document stating their information, their income information as in the amount they can lose or earn from the partnership. Lou and Jose will need to take the responsibility for all regulations; rules and laws are complied with since Miriam more an investor in the business. With the daily operations being run by two of the owners, they also need be ready to adjust to the social needs of where the business is located, they need to set the example of ethical and moral behavior so the business can succeed. With a restaurant/bar come many potential problems, from serving alcohol...