If you’re a licensed clinical social worker, you SHOULD form a Clinical Social Worker Corporation taxed as an S-Corporation.
California law prohibits licensed clinical social workers from forming LLCs or a traditional corporations. Instead licensed clinical social worker practices must register as a Professional Corporation.
If done incorrectly, your Professional Corporation can be rejected by the Secretary of State, leaving you vulnerable to potential lawsuits and fines from various government agencies, and even the California State Board.
As a Business Lawyer for Professionals, I’ve assisted hundreds of professionals just like you start their Professional Corporation and I can definitely help you start yours.
Licensed Clinical Social Worker Corporation
A Professional Licensed Clinical Social Worker Corporation Corporation is a professional corporation which is registered and hold a certificate with the California Secretary of State and the California Board of Behavioral Sciences.
3 Steps to Starting a Professional Licensed Clinical Social Worker Corporation
The 3 steps to starting a Professional Licensed Clinical Social Worker Corporation are:
- File the Articles of Incorporation of a Professional Corporation with the Secretary of State to form the Professional Corporation
- Notify your Profession’s state agency that manages your profession,