Your paper should be prepared using APA 6th edition formatting. You may use the APA Paper Template available in Doc Sharing. Your conclusions must be supported by academic references, not your opinion. You must cite to a minimum of three references. Academic references are located in the DeVry Library. Citation to website references is not allowed.
Gloria is very concerned about insulating herself and her family from personal liability. You are a business planner and accountant. Gloria has come to you to get some advice on which business entity best suits her needs and objectives. For this assignment, you will prepare a three- to four-page memo to Gloria Smithson to advise her on which business entity you recommend she choose based on her situation and your research.
Prepare a paper that addresses the elements below.
1. Identify three business formations that you believe Gloria could consider as appropriate for her business.
2. Define each chosen business formation.
3. Explain at least three pros and three cons for each potential business formation.
4. Using the course material and the DeVry Library, research which business formation would best insulate Gloria and her family from potential liability.
5. Your paper will be graded using the Week 3 You Decide Rubric.
Below are some more tips to help you be successful in this assignment.
1. The heading of your memo should be: Memo to Gloria Smithson.
2. Your paper should be three to four pages long, exclusive of the cover page and references page. It should comply with APA 6th edition formatting.
1. Cover page
2. References page
3. 12-point, Times New Roman font
4. No website references
5. Include at least two scholarly references in addition to your textbook
6. Include in-text references to sources
3. This You Decide will be graded using the You Decide Rubric available in Doc Sharing