Limited liability companies and their formation

A limited liability company (LLC) is a form of business structure that is very popular.  A limited liability company allows the owners to have limited liability for the debts and actions of the company.  Additionally, the company itself does not pay taxes.  The tax liability is upon the owners.  Within the state of Wisconsin, you …

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What is a “doing business as” name and how do you register one?

A “doing business as” or DBA name is an alias for a company.  Within the state of Wisconsin, sole proprietors and general partners can do business under their own name but if you want to do business under another name, you must file a Registration of Firm Names with the county Register of Deeds. Need an …

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