un- + incorporate
unincorporate (third-person singular simple present unincorporates, present participle unincorporating, simple past and past participle unincorporated)
- To undo or remove the incorporation of.
1987, Paul N. Strassels, The 1986 Tax Reform Act: Making It Work for You:
And if you are already incorporated, you may want to investigate the possibility of unincorporating, or at least electing subchapter S tax status for your business operations.
1992, The Kiplinger Tax Letter:
Unincorporating doesn't trigger a pension break in this situation: A doctor liquidated his corporation and terminated its pension coverage, taking lump-sum payout. But he continued practicing as a sole proprietor at the same address ...
- To not incorporate.
1996, Maura Velázquez-Castillo, The Grammar of Possession, →ISBN, page 104:
There are consistent semantic differences between incorporating and unincorporating structures, [...]
unincorporate (comparative more unincorporate, superlative most unincorporate)
- (chiefly law, sometimes postpositive) Not incorporated.
- bodies corporate or unincorporate