Nobody ever said that corporate-status issues were simple. But here are two goodsources of in-depth information: The Essential Corporation Handbook, by Carl R. J.Sniffen, and The Essential Limited Liability Company Handbook, by Corporate Agents Inc.Both are published by Oasis Press (800-228-2275) and cost $19.95 each. While notexactly fun reads, both are full of accessible answers to the kinds of questions businessowners typically have. These books are good starting points that can help you prepare fora conversation with your accountant or lawyer.

Published on: Dec 1, 1997