The HBS Blog

The HBS Blog offers insight on Delaware corporations and LLCs as well as information about entrepreneurship, start-ups and general business topics.

Advantages of a Delaware Close Corporation By Devin Scott Tuesday, August 22, 2017 advantages of a close corporationA General Corporation can have as many shareholders as it sees fit. With a Close Corporation, there are restrictions on the sale or transfer of stock. The sale or transfer of stock in a Close Corporation can be restricted by the Right of First Refusal clause... Read More
We Have Redesigned Our Website for Your Convenience By Michael Bell Monday, August 21, 2017 Our website is now in full Responsive Design, making it easier for you to use across all your devices, such as smart phones, tablets and desktops... Read More
Why Do So Many Companies Incorporate in Delaware? By Rick Bell Tuesday, August 15, 2017 why do so many companies incorporate in delawareWhy do businesses incorporate in Delaware? Tax liability, legal protection and a variety of other reasons, such as Delaware has no minimum bank account requirement for a company’s bank account... Read More
What Is The Role of a President of a Corporation? By Michael Bell Monday, August 14, 2017 what does the president of a company doThe person who is President of a company is in the highest position within an organization and, in some cases, takes on the title of Chief Executive Officer as well... Read More
What is a DBA, or Doing Business As? By Andrew Millman Tuesday, August 8, 2017 what is a DBA?Business owners often choose to operate under multiple, different names for a number of different ventures. For example, ABC Company, Inc. may find the need to set up multiple, different DBAs using the names XYZ Landscaping, Inc. and 123 Construction, Inc... Read More
You Incorporated Your Startup Company. Now What? By Andrew Millman Monday, August 7, 2017 what to do after i form a companyForming a business entity is just the beginning. There are many pivotal steps you’ll need to take before your new company can start doing business... Read More
How to Get a Tax ID Number for a Delaware LLC By Brett Melson Tuesday, August 1, 2017 How to Get a Tax ID Number for a Delaware LLCOnce a Delaware LLC has its Certificate of Formation stamped and approved by the state of Delaware, the next step is to obtain a Federal Tax ID Number, also known as an EIN, from the IRS... Read More
Are You Operating a Delaware Company in Indiana? By Devin Scott Monday, July 31, 2017 foreign qualify a delaware company in indianaYour Delaware company can legally operate in the state of Indiana once you file Foreign Qualification and complete the application process... Read More
Who Can Be a Member of an LLC? By Andrew Millman Tuesday, July 25, 2017 who can be a member of an llcAnyone in the world can be a member of a Delaware LLC or corporation. Generally, the members of an LLC are individuals, but it doesn’t stop there. Many people opt to set up the Delaware LLC with another company as the member. This can be a corporation, LP or even another Delaware LLC... Read More
Why Delaware Corporate Law Matters So Much By Meri Weiss Monday, July 24, 2017 Delaware corporate law has had an immense and ongoing effect on the business world, shaping various aspects of the corporate sector... Read More