Simply Legal

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Published
14th September 2017
Last updated
15th July 2021
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Simply Legal is a guide with all you need to know about legal forms and organisational types for co‑operatives and community owned enterprises.

This guide covers why legal structures are important, the advantages and disadvantages of incorporation, a summary of unincorporated and incorporated legal forms, organisational types, ownership and charitable status.

There are different guides for Scottish and Northern Irish co-ops that are incorporated as charities.

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Simply Legal front page
Simply Legal - legal forms and organisational types of co-operatives and community owned enterprises.
Simply Legal Scottish Charities title page
Simply Legal - Scottish Charities supplement
Simply Legal - Northern Irish Charities title page
Simply Legal - Northern Irish Charities supplement
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