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Subject:  Re: to incoporate or not? Date:  3/14/2001  5:06 AM
Author:  ptheland Number:  48380 of 123001

I am considering incorporating as I understand it is a smart move for the self-employed (eliminating liability, separating personal income from corporate dividend). Should I be speaking with a tax attorney or financial planner? And secondly I would appreciate any info from people who have gone through this process themselves.

I suspect the liability protection is overused as a reason to incorporate. As a closely held corporation, virtually no one will lend money to the corporation without your personal guarantee of the debt. So you