B-14.01 - Name Date Section B-14.01 FEATURE TERM Publicly...

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B-14.01 The ability of a company to raise capital by issuing shares to the public The ability of an existing shareholder to sell shares without corporate approval The ability of the government to tax corporate earnings and dividends Periodic regulatory filings The ability of different individuals to pool resources The inability of creditors to pursue individual shareholders The life of the entity can exceed the life of the shareholders TERMS Limited Liability Double Taxation Perpetual Existence Transferability of Ownership Mutual Ownership Cost of regulation Publicly traded Following is a list describing various features of the corporate form of organization. Match each feature with an appropriate descriptive term, and note whether this feature is an advantage or disadvantage of the corporate entity.
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Unformatted text preview: Name: Date: Section: B-14.01 FEATURE TERM Publicly traded Advantage Transferability of Ownership Advantage Double Taxation Disadvantage Periodic regulatory filings Cost of regulation Disadvantage Mutual Ownership Advantage Limited Liability Advantage Perpetual Existence Advantage ADVANTAGE OR DISADVANTAGE The ability of a company to raise capital by issuing shares to the public The ability of an existing shareholder to sell shares without corporate approval The ability of the government to tax corporate earnings and dividends The ability of many individuals to pool resources The inability of creditors to pursue individual shareholders The life of the entity can exceed the life of the shareholders...
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This note was uploaded on 02/03/2011 for the course ACC 401 taught by Professor Comptonw during the Spring '11 term at Albany State University.

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B-14.01 - Name Date Section B-14.01 FEATURE TERM Publicly...

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