What is a holding company and what do holding companies do? The short answer is that a holding company is a corporate entity that owns shares or a controlling interest in other businesses, known as subsidiary companies. There are several different types of holding companies, which may be structured as corporations or limited liability companies (LLCs).
A holding company structure has several benefits, including tax, financial, and corporate advantages. Below, learn more about holding companies and whether structuring your business entity that way is good for you