Corporation sole


  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Corporation sole See the Note under Corporation.
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In literature:

English lawyers classify corporations as Corporations aggregate and Corporations sole.
"Ancient Law" by Sir Henry James Sumner Maine
He was a 'corporation sole' and had some of the spirit of a corporation.
"The English Utilitarians, Volume I." by Leslie Stephen
Good non-commissioned officers and corporals constitute the sole, sound, and easy articulations of a regiment.
"Diary from March 4, 1861, to November 12, 1862" by Adam Gurowski
The best known instances of corporation sole are the king and the parson of a parish.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 7, Slice 4" by Various
BASTINA'DO, an Eastern method of corporal punishment, consisting of blows upon the soles of the feet, applied with a bamboo cane.
"The New Gresham Encyclopedia. Vol. 1 Part 3" by Various
Went on the road to the possession of the Federal Imp Company as the sole asset of the corporation.
"Yellowstone Nights" by Herbert Quick

In news:

And John McCain, R-Ariz. Have asked the Defense Department to review all sole-source contracts to Alaska Native corporations in the wake of an alleged fraud scheme that cost the government $20 million.
DETROIT, Aug 15— The General Motors Corporation, at the bottom of the depressed heavy-duty truck market, said today that it plans to phase out its sole big-truck assembly line and combine American and Canadian operations with A.B.
This hybrid entity brings together some of the best features of partnerships and corporations, and is a great choice for entrepreneurs who want to move beyond the sole proprietorship.
Corporations use Form 1120X and individual sole proprietors use Form 1040X to amend their returns.
When Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) granted sole operator status for generic top-level domain to the ICM Registry, not everyone in the porn industry saw opportunities.
If you are the sole owner of an unincorporated business and have not elected to be treated as a corporation for tax purposes, you are considered a "sole proprietor" for tax purpose.
Learn what to take into consideration when deciding among corporations, LLCs, sole proprietorships, partnerships and other structures .

In science:

It is important that research on these changes be open and available for public comment and scrutiny, rather than being managed solely by large corporations, which need to pay more attention to profit generation than to individual or public interests.