If you are running multiple businesses or thinking about starting a second one, you may be wondering what is the best approach for legally structuring each business: should you have separate corporations/LLCs for each one or a big umbrella company to hold them all? Are there any limits to the number of companies one person can form?
Generally speaking, there are three different ways to structure multiple businesses. There are advantages and disadvantages for each approach — and the best structure will depend on your personal situation.
From our very good friends over at entrepreneur.com