August 6, 2020  
  Sole Proprietorships is a daily online magazine covering small business news. We help entrepreneurs transform ideas and innovations into greatness.

Is owning a sole proprietorship the right way to go for your business? We discuss the pros and cons of choosing a sole proprietorship as a form of business organization for your company.

Sole Proprietorships

  • Is a Sole Proprietorship a Legal Entity? - Is a sole proprietorship a legitimate, legal entity? We've been asked that question a number of times. Here's our answer -- and a lot of other information you should know about sole proprietorships.
  • Sole Proprietor - A sole proprietor is the one-man band of the small business community. Although a sole proprietorship is a simple form of business ownership, there are some advantages and disadvantages you need to know about.
  • Successful Entrepreneurs Who Started Out As Sole Proprietors - Sole proprietorships aren't necessarily mom-and-pop businesses. Some of the most well-known brand names have their roots in a sole proprietor business structure. We profile a few large companies that were started by sole proprietors.
  • How to Start a Sole Proprietorship - The beauty of forming a sole proprietorship is that the paperwork requirements are minimal -- but they do exist. A sole proprietorship is probably the best way to start your company quickly, so we'll tell you how to start a sole proprietorship the right way.
  • Can Sole Proprietorships Survive the Death of a Business Owner? - What happens to a sole proprietorship when the owner dies? If you are a sole proprietor and you haven't considered what will happen to your company after your demise, this is an article you can't afford to ignore.
  • Can a Sole Proprietorship Have Employees? - You've been operating as a sole proprietor and now you need to hire a few employees. Does that mean you need to incorporate? Probably not, but here are some things you need to know about sole proprietorships and hiring.




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