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Legal structures for businesses - an overview

Choosing the right legal structure for your business (video)

Choosing a legal structure is one of the first decisions you will make as a business. This short video tutorial outlines the common types of legal structures for businesses, including starting a private limited company, becoming a sole trader or entering a business partnership. 

It explains the differences between these legal structures, plus their advantages and disadvantages. The tutorial also highlights your responsibilities under each business structure to help you make the right decision for your business.

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