Business structures

Businesses are set up with differing structures. What are the advantages and disadvantages of each structure? Why does it matter? Explore some of the activities associated with starting up a business.

Business structures
Type: Theory
Questions: 6
Attempts allowed: Unlimited
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Pass rate: 75%
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  • Fact 1

    In 1705, Emperor Peter I of Russia instituted a beard tax. Those who paid the tax were required to carry a 'beard token'. This was a copper or silver token inscribed with 'the tax has been taken' and 'the beard is a superfluous burden'.

Partnership

An association of persons who carry on business together.

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