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​Benefits of Registering Your Business.
  • Secures and protects your reputation as a legitimate business when dealing with suppliers and customers;
  • Builds trust and loyalty among suppliers, customers and employees;
  • Allows you to fully market your brand and business everywhere without fear of competitors' unfair practices;
  • Opens opportunities to do business transactions with large companies, both locally and overseas; and 
  • Helps you avoid legal problems with the government and tax authorities.​

What are the diffe​​rences between entities available?​​​​

There are 3 main types of business entities ​:

  • Sole proprietorship or Partnership;
  • Company; and
  • Limited Liability Partnership (LLP).

Kindly refer to Comparison Of Business Entities​ in Malaysia table for more details for each type of entity.

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