Despite what some websites would have you believe, properly forming a new business is not as simple as filling out a few forms online. In order to form any new business, you need to thoughtfully and carefully prepare a comprehensive set of documents that are custom-tailored to your unique business plan, business arrangement, and business goals.
At The Slocum Firm, we assist clients ranging from first-time entrepreneurs to large, established companies in all aspects of the business formation process. From choosing the type of entity that best fits your needs to negotiating funding documents and obtaining business licenses, we can represent you every step of the way.
Generally speaking, the process of forming a new business in Pennsylvania starts with choosing a form of business entity. There are several options available, and making a decision requires a careful assessment of the tax, funding, liability, and other implications involved with each entity type. At The Slocum Firm, we can help you make an informed decision about your choice of entity, and we regularly represent clients in forming:
There are several steps involved in forming a partnership, corporation, or LLC in Pennsylvania. The following is a general overview of the process once you have decided on the entity structure for your organization:
With the passage of the Medical Marijuana Act in April 2016, Pennsylvania welcomed the medical marijuana industry within its borders. If you are seeking to establish or invest in a medical marijuana organization in Pennsylvania, you can now do so – provided that you comply with the Medical Marijuana Act’s complex and onerous requirements. At The Slocum Firm, we have been tracking the Medical Marijuana Act since its introduction as Senate Bill 3, and we can assist you in establishing, investing in, and maintaining a compliant medical marijuana business or healthcare practice under the law.
For more information about establishing a new business in Pennsylvania, we invite you to contact us for an initial consultation. To speak with an experienced business law attorney at The Slocum Firm about your needs, please contact us online or call (877) 410-2341 today.