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December 2018 Archives

Structures to consider when forming a business

If you are starting your own business, you will have to consider what tax entity your company will operate under. This important decision will establish the structure of your business, as well as the personal risk you are prepared to accept and the investment opportunities your business may provide. Because this decision can affect so many aspects of your business, it is important to be well-educated on your options before making making up your mind.

City of Austin sued by MetCenter for change of plans

The Austin City Council agreed to lease a location from MetCenter for 10 years at a cost of $31 million to house the new Municipal Court. That was in May. Now MetCenter is suing the city for pulling out of the deal. The agreement was tentative, but MetCenter alleges bad faith negotiations and double-dealing. 

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