The HBS Blog offers insight on Delaware corporations and LLCs as well as information about entrepreneurship, startups, cryptocurrency, venture capitalism and general business topics.

Why Convert Your Tax Status from S-Corp to C-Corp By
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The most common change in taxation status is from a C corporation (usually a General Corporation) to an S corporation in order to allow for pass-through taxation of income or loss. This is typically done to avoid double taxation of corporate income... Read More
Should I Form My Delaware Company with an Effective Date of January 1st? By
Future Effective Date
When starting a Delaware company, you can have an immediate business start date or start on January 1st. Read Justin's explanation on the pros and cons of starting your new company with delayed official start date otherwise known as "future effective date"... Read More
How to Request Resignation of Your Registered Agent By
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In some situations, a business owner may seek to have their Delaware Registered Agent resign upon the business entity. This course of action is not the same as filing a formal certificate; it will put the company into a forfeit status with the state... Read More
Your Business Location is Very Important and Here’s Why By
Business Location
There's several big questions when starting a business requiring meeting clients in person and, arguably, few are more important than "Where?". Read our new blog to see our list of things to consider before choosing your business location... Read More
How a Family Business Can Set Up Its LLC Operating Agreement By
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A Delaware LLC can be very flexible when it comes to preserving ownership in the family business you've worked so hard to create. In fact, an LLC has the potential to preserve ownership for future decades... Read More
The 15 Invaluable Laws Of Growth By
The 15 Invaluable Laws Of Growth
The 15 Invaluable Laws Of Growth by John C. Maxwell lists some of the most fundamental rules to help individuals & businesses reach their goals... Read More
Operating Multiple Businesses Under One LLC By
Can I operate multiple businesses under one LLC?
It is possible and permissible to operate multiple businesses under one LLC. Many entrepreneurs who opt to do this use what is called a "Fictitious Name Statement" or a "DBA" (also known as a "Doing Business As") to operate an additional business under a different name... Read More
Obtain Your Delaware Certificate Of Good Standing In Minutes By
Good Standing
Obtaining a Certificate of Good Standing through the State of Delaware is possible, but it could take weeks or even months will only physically mail documents to the requester. In most cases, we can obtain it much quicker - in certain cases in minutes- and we will email it to you, too... Read More
My Delaware Corporation Was Voided. Now What? By
what happens if your delaware corporation is voided
An LLC (limited liability company) or LP (limited partnership) that does not pay its Franchise Tax Fees for three years in a row will be cancelled by the state.. Read More
Do I Need a Delaware Tax Professional? By
Do I need a Tax Professional?
A Delaware tax professional is not necessary if your business operates exclusively outside of Delaware. Find a tax professional that’s right for your business... Read More