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Types of Corporations

Author: Aisha Williams
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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.

Corporations

An organization that can legally operate as a separate entity.

Dividend

A payment of earnings to shareholders from an organization.

Proxy

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

Stock

A form of partial ownership of a corporation.

Stockholders

People who own shares of stock for a corporation.