Pittsburgh Start-Up, Emerging, or Established Corporations
Selecting a Corporation as your Business Entity?
Need Corporate Tax Returns Prepared or Tax Planning Help?
Lean on the Experience an Award Winning Greater Pittsburgh Accounting Firm, your local experts in Corporate Taxation, to advise your “S-Corp” or “C-Corp”.
An S Corporation (“S-Corp”) is a pass-through entity: shareholders pay taxes on corporate net income personally.
Closely held corporations may elect to be taxed as federal or state S corporations, which can have tax advantages. Any business income or loss is “passed through” to shareholders who report it on their personal income tax returns. This means that business losses can offset other income on the shareholders’ tax returns. This can be extremely helpful in the startup phase of a new business.. Read More
A Corporation (“C-Corp”), the most complex form of business organization, is costlier and more difficult to create.
Advantages are that liability is limited to the amount owners have paid into their share of stock, and the corporation’s continuity is unaffected by the death or transfer of shares by any of the owners. Some disadvantages are extensive recordkeeping, close regulation, and double taxation (taxes on profits and taxes on dividends paid to owners). Read More
Dennis Piper & Associates Provides Business Consulting, Tax Planning and Tax Return Preparation for Start-Ups and Small to Medium Businesses
- Business Start-Up Consulting: Lean on our expertise as you choose your business entity, tax structure, and accounting, business and management software. We will help you with everything to get your business up and operational.
- Small to Medium Businesses: Have you outgrown your existing accounting and tax service provider? We provide auditing services, as well as complex tax and business consulting.