Sole proprietorships

· Based on the advantages and disadvantaged identified in your textbook for sole proprietorships, do you think a sole proprietorship can be successful for an extended duration? Provide examples to support your opinion.

· What are the tax benefits of a sole proprietorship versus a partnership?

· Describe common stockholders and preferred stockholders. Which one carries more advantages?

· Research a company that went through a merger or acquisition. Discuss the background of the merger or acquisition. Was this a good move for each company?

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