Nevada vs. Pennsylvania Incorporation Comparison

Forming a Pennsylvania LLC is a great way to do business and protect your personal assets. In Pennsylvania, however, LLCs and corporations pay a 6.6% corporate income Tax. In addition to that Pennsylvania has a franchise tax. If you incorporate in Nevada as a corporation or LLC you can benefit from one of the nations best overall business tax climates nation wide. Nevada LLCs or corporations pay no corporate income tax, and No franchise tax. Nevada also has some of the best asset protections policies in the US. We’ve compiled all the information you need to decide between incorporating in Nevada vs. Pennsylvania in the table below:

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Tax Foundation's, Corporate Tax Ranking Index 1 42
Personal Income Tax None 3.07%
Tax Foundations, Personal Income Tax Ranking Index 1 11
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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