Business Formation

Bergen County, NJ Business Formation Attorney

Representing New Jersey clients forming new businesses 

When you start a new business or are expanding an existing one, the correct structure can mean a world of difference to your operations. It is a critical decision that takes the knowledge of an experienced attorney to help you determine what is best for your situation. With over 25 years of experience, The Law Offices of Richard E. Novak, LLC has guided countless clients through the process of picking a business structure that best suits their needs. Knowing the difference between different structures can significantly impact not only your ability to operate efficiently, but also affect taxes, depreciation, and other critical areas that will affect your bottom line. The Law Offices of Richard E. Novak, LLC is honored to be a resource for those who would like to start a business venture. If you need an experienced business formation attorney to advise you on the best course of action for your new or expanding business, contact our firm for a consultation.

Form an entity

The Law Offices of Richard E. Novak, LLC will guide you through your choice of business form that fits best with your venture. Some of these may include:

  • Corporation
  • Limited Liability Company
  • General Partnership
  • Limited Partnership
  • Sole Proprietorship
  • Joint Venture

Choosing the right entity is very important. As each comes with its own degree of liability and tax implications. Contact our firm. We can assess your situation, guide you through your options and help you make the right decisions. After that, we can help you file the necessary documents to assure you are complying with any laws that may be applicable to your business.

File the right documents

Once you have chosen the right business structure for your purpose, we will gladly help you through the process of incorporating or forming your LLC or other appropriate business structure, including filing all of the necessary government-required documents. There are filing requirements regardless of what business structure is ultimately determined to be best for you.

We can efficiently guide you through the process of:

  • Federal Tax ID acquisition
  • Sales tax filings
  • State or local licensing


Depending on your situation, you may need to have certain types of business, employee-related and/or government-mandated insurance policies. This is based on your location, structure, and the number of employees. If you have employees, you will need to have unemployment insurance and workers’ compensation insurance. We can help you obtain these insurances that are required by law. You may also want to consider obtaining other insurances, including disability and health insurance. When you retain our services, we will help through the whole process.

Contact an experienced Bergen County business formation attorney

If you are starting a new business or expanding an existing business, having the right representation and guidance can help prevent you from ever facing the huge and expensive problems that can cripple your business. The Law Offices of Richard E. Novak, LLC has over 25 years of experience helping businesses get on the right track. If you are interested in starting or expanding a business and need quality legal services from an experienced attorney, contact The Law Offices of Richard E. Novak, LLC for a consultation today.