There are a number of reasons to become your own Not-For-Profit organization/corporation for your ensemble. Unfortunately, there are a lot of misconceptions about doing so, as well.
Some people think that you will get special tax breaks, you will suddenly get sent checks from everywhere, or that your Board will force you to do things that you don't want to do. Some think that you will not be allowed to get paid for what you do as a group. Read more »