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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

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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

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What Is a Conformed Signature?
By Devin Scott Tuesday, July 18, 2017

what is a conformed signatureA conformed signature indicates that a real signature has been used on the original document. Oftentimes, business transactions are done by smartphone while on the go. Many people know already that Delaware will accept faxed and emailed copies of documents that require signatures... Read More

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Filing S-Corp Status on a New Delaware Corporation
By Brett Melson Monday, July 17, 2017

filing a delaware corporation as an s-corpThe Subchapter S tax status, also known as an S corporation or S-Corp, is a very popular tax status for newly formed corporations. Subchapter S tax status allows for a unique taxation method whereby the profits and losses flow through the company to the shareholders... Read More

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What Is a Resale Certificate?
By Devin Scott Tuesday, July 11, 2017

what is a resale certificateThe purpose of a resale certificate--also known as a tax exemption certificate--is to allow you to buy goods through your business without paying local sales tax... Read More

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What to Consider When Naming a Company
By Andrew Millman Monday, July 10, 2017

what to consider when naming a companyWe can check the company name for any Delaware startup, and typically receive a definitive answer on whether or not it contains any restricted words and if the proposed company name will get approved by the Delaware Division of Corporations... Read More

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Change Your Business Name with the IRS
By Paul Sponaugle Tuesday, July 4, 2017

change your business name with the IRSUnder 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

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Should You File a New Company by Yourself? Infographic
By Veselin Ganev Monday, July 3, 2017

file a company myself or use a formation serviceShould you file your startup company by yourself or use a business formation service? Here are the pros and cons of each... Read More

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Company Formation Documents, Defined
By Andrew Millman Tuesday, June 27, 2017

company formation documentsWhen you file a General, Close, Public Benefit or Non-Profit Corporation, you receive a Certificate of Incorporation, which contains the Articles of Incorporation. The Certificate of Incorporation is evidence that a corporation has been filed with the state of Delaware... Read More

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Operating a Delaware Company in Nevada
By Devin Scott Monday, June 26, 2017

how to operate a delaware company in nevadaA Delaware company doing business in the state of Nevada is considered a foreign entity and must file for Foreign Qualification, which is not difficult but is necessary to stay in compliance... Read More

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