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Types of Corporations

Types of Corporations

Author: Jeff Carroll

This lesson is an introduction to corporate ownership and types of corporations.

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Terms to Know
Corporate Governance

The structures of rules, rights, and processes which govern a corporation.


An organization that can legally operate as a separate entity.


A payment of earnings to shareholders from an organization.


Voting rights that are passed on to someone so he/she has the authority to act on behalf of the stockholder.


A form of partial ownership of a corporation.


People who own shares of stock for a corporation.