Starting a small business

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There’s a lot to be said for starting your own business. You can be your own boss, and shape something of value. Learn the options and considerations in starting a business.

Options to start a business

Options to structure a business

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  • This information applies to British Columbia, Canada
  • Reviewed for legal accuracy in July 2018
  • Time to read: 9 minutes

Reviewed for legal accuracy by

Oliver Hamilton, Severide Law Group

Oliver Hamilton, Severide Law Group

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This information from People’s Law School explains in a general way the law that applies in British Columbia, Canada. The information is not intended as legal advice. See our disclaimer.


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