Taxation, Business Organization
And Corporate

Taxation, Business Organization and Corporate Law

We pride ourselves in the efficient and knowledgeable counsel we provide to businesses throughout Florida.

From initial business formation to complex commercial contracts and multi-party transactions, our experienced attorneys will guide you through the process with a focus on the success of your business venture.

At Fergeson Skipper some of the most powerful testaments to the firm’s reputation are the many referrals we receive from other professionals who know the firm can handle complex tax and estate issues with the utmost care and discretion. We regularly receive referrals from:

  • Attorneys not Specializing in Estate Planning and Tax Matters
  • Financial Planners and Financial Advisers
  • Certified Public Accountants (CPAs)
  • Business, Financial, and Investment Brokers
  • Banks and Other Financial Institutions

The attorneys of Fergeson Skipper have the experience and knowledge to provide comprehensive and practical advice in the areas of business formation, choice of business entity, ownership rights, directors’ and managers’ liability, and many other matters pertaining to all types of business entities. Our lawyers are ready to provide advice related to:

  • S Corporations and C Corporations
  • Limited Liability Companies (LLCs)
  • General and Limited Partnerships (LPs, LLPs, LLLPs)
  • Physicians’ and Other Professional Groups
  • Trade Associations
  • Family Companies or Partnerships
  • Closely Held Companies
  • Investment or Development Partnerships
  • Joint Ventures

The law firm of Fergeson Skipper has built a reputation for business acumen. Our established business clients rely upon the skills of our business attorneys in complex and high-profile situations:

  • Contracts
  • Sales and Divestitures
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Business Successions
  • Reorganization of Business Entities

Nonprofit Organization

Our attorneys are well-connected to the thriving Sarasota arts, charitable, and nonprofit community. We understand local charitable needs and resources and can help connect donors with the causes they are passionate about. We can advise in the formation and operation of various nonprofit entities and provide customized charitable and philanthropic planning.