The HBS Blog

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

Interesting Facts About Delaware By There’s much more to the state of Delaware than tax-free shopping; here are some interesting Delaware facts... Read More
Is a Corporate Kit Really Necessary? By
do i really need a corporate kit
Not only is a Corporate Kit a safe, orderly location in which to house all your company’s documents but many of those documents can be utilized in court, if the need ever arises. Maintaining your company’s Corporate Kit makes sense, on all levels... Read More
Free Webinar: How and Why to Start a Delaware Company By Start with a BANG – by starting your own business! In this 60-minute interactive session, Harvard’s President, Michael Bell, will explain how to start a Delaware company and why Delaware is the popular choice for so many entrepreneurs... Read More
New President of Harvard Business Services Announced By
Three generations of HBS
Michael Bell, son of Harvard Founder Rick Bell, assumes the role of President for the company effective January 1, 2019. Rick Bell stays on as Chairman of the Board... Read More
Why Venture Capitalists Prefer Delaware C-Corps By
Why Do Investors Prefer Delaware C Corporations
The first requirement of every serious investor, angel investor and Venture Capitalist is the same: your company must be a Delaware C corporation before they will even consider investing in it... Read More
Close Your Delaware LLC or Corporation by December 31st By
Are you closing your Delaware LLC or corporation? Get your Certificate of Cancellation or Certificate of Dissolution filed by Dec. 31 and save money... Read More
Using a Delaware Company for an Amazon Seller Business By
Amazon sellers can use Delaware companies.
Beyond simply having the required information to sell through Amazon, sellers need to consider the business structure that best meets their needs... Read More
How to Change Your Business Name with the IRS By
change your business name with the IRS
Under most circumstances, changing your business name with the IRS will not require a new EIN—though it will require an EIN name change. To make this determination, see IRS Publication 1635... Read More
2018 Franchise Tax for Corporations – Calculate Yours By
For a corporation, this filing is required to be completed by March 1 of every year in order to keep the company in a good standing existence. If the Annual Report and Franchise Tax fee are not paid by the deadline, the Delaware Secretary of State will automatically impose a late penalty with monthly interest... Read More
Announcing Our New Entrepreneurship Scholarship By
The new scholarship will be available to all undergraduate students at U.S.-based accredited colleges or universities who are majoring in entrepreneurship or another business program. Students can apply by submitting a short essay describing their entrepreneurial aspirations and business idea... Read More