The 2012 JOBS Act made it easier for small businesses to raise capital by expanding Regulation A and through crowdfunding, allowing companies to more easily raise relatively small amounts of capital from a number of investors. However, restrictions placed on S corps—most notably the 100-shareholder limitation—may hinder their ability to take advantage of these new avenues to raise capital. H.R. 4831 would expand the use of Regulation A and crowdfunding to S corps.
After introducing the bill, Congressman Hill stated:
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