Social Enterprise Entity Comparison Chart
5 Pages Posted: 7 Aug 2013 Last revised: 21 May 2015
Date Written: May 17, 2015
This chart provides a high-level comparison of the various types of business entities (e.g., corporations, LLCs, benefit corporations, L3Cs, etc.) that can be used for a social enterprise organization. The chart also provides an overview of the federal income tax aspects of each type of organization as well as citations (with hyperlinks) to the various state statutes.
Keywords: social enterprise, benefit corporation, low-profit limited liability company, l3C, B corp., flexible purpose corporation, social purpose corporation
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