The benefits of being treated like an S-Corp is so you can minimize your personal liability if for some reason the business is ever sued you can avoid that person coming after your personal assets. Whether you are an S-Corp or an LLC I believe that your taxes are the same but I’m not sure. I recommend that you get in touch with a tax pro who can help you to weigh all of the options. Check out this article for help with locating a tax pro: https://fitsmallbusiness.com/how-to-find-a-quickbooks-proadvisor/.
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