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incorporation

process by which a company receives a state charter allowing it to operate as a corporation. The fact of incorporation must be acknowledged in the company's legal name, using the word incorporated the abbreviation inc., or other acceptable variations.

See also articles of incorporation
incorporation

process by which a company receives a state charter allowing it to operate as a corporation. The fact of incorporation must be acknowledged in the company's legal name, using the word incorporated, the abbreviation inc., or acceptable variations.

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