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Sole shareholder taxation: Original post by Jeff Franco of Demand Media When starting a business, one of the reasons taxpayers choose to create a C corporation over other business forms is because the Internal Revenue Service treats the business as a separate taxpayer distinct from its shareholders. This tax treatment applies to all C corporations, regardless of whether only one sole shareholder exists or there are…

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