Category: Financing LLCs

TAKING LLCS PUBLIC

By , November 17, 2016 10:33 am

Few of us are likely ever to represent LLCs that have a realistic chance of going public.  However, for those LLCs that do, the article under the link below outlines a potentially very useful structure for an LLC public offering.

Here is the link:

http://taxprof.typepad.com/taxprof_blog/2016/10/polsky-rosenzweigthe-up-c-revolution.html

Here is a link that will enable you to open and download the article itself:

https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=2851872

LLCS AS PUBLIC COMPANIES

By , October 25, 2016 8:44 am

Very few of us will ever have LLC clients that go public, but if you ever do, or if you’re curious about the subject of publicly held LLCs, the post under the link below will get you started on the subject.

Here’s the link:  http://www.lexology.com/library/detail.aspx?g=c6535e2a-accc-4de0-bb44-4ab64defebfb&l=7SEHPR5

NEW POST ABOUT RETIREMENT ACCOUNTS

By , June 7, 2016 9:55 am

The new post from Lou Vlahos of the Farrell Fritz law firm under the link below addresses the federal tax risks involved for clients who want to draw on money in their retirement accounts.  I see these risks arise often for individuals who are forming LLCs to launch new businesses that desperately need start-up capital.

Here’s the link:

http://www.taxlawforchb.com/2016/05/guaranteeing-a-loan-to-your-ira-no-way/?utm_source=Tax+Law+for+the+Closely-Held+Business&utm_campaign=0ec76a0e7d-RSS_EMAIL_CAMPAIGN&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_4d5d267118-0ec76a0e7d-73367009

CROWDFUNDING

By , January 25, 2016 12:41 pm

LLC lawyers sometimes have occasions to assist their clients in finding financing for their businesses.  One financing method, newly authorized in the JOBS Act, is crowdfunding.  The link below provides a succinct and useful discussion of that subject:

http://kentuckybusinessentitylaw.blogspot.com/2015/11/crowdfunding.html