Nevada vs. Montana Incorporation Comparison

Without franchise tax and tax on corporate shares, Montana’s 6.75% corporate income tax is fairly manageable. It is fairly easy to find out doing business and incorporating in Montana on their website. It’s easy to form a Nevada Corporation as well. If you do you’ll save a lot because Nevada doesn’t have any corporate income tax. Nevada protects your assets with statutory indemnification of officers among other favorable business policies. Nevada is the only state that protects personal information by not requiring stockholders to be public record See below for a detailed analysis of the differences between incorporating in Nevada vs Montana:

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Tax Foundation's, Corporate Tax Ranking Index 1 16
Personal Income Tax NONE 1% - 6.9%
Tax Foundations, Personal Income Tax Ranking Index 1 20
No Franchise Tax
No Tax on corp shares
No Gift Tax
No Unitary Tax
No Estate Tax
Statutory Indemnification of Officers, Directors & Employees
Charging Order Protection for Corporation
Charging Order is Creditor's Sole Remedy for LLC or Corporation
Highest Standard of Corporate Veil Protection
Series LLC Allowed
Business Court *

* rankings accurate as of 2013


Why Nevada?

  • You can live and run your business in any state and still incorporate in Nevada.
  • Forming your entity involves no minimum capital requirements
  • Lawsuit proof laws - If your business does get sued, your personal assets will stay safe.
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