The HBS Blog offers insight on Delaware corporations and LLCs as well as information about entrepreneurship, startups, cryptocurrency, venture capitalism and general business topics.
Change Your Company Name: Certificate of Amendment
Tuesday, June 22, 2021
Learn how to easily change a company’s name. We'll help you file a Certificate of Amendment, which alters your company name quickly and painlessly with the state... Read More
Emergency: How Do I Get My Corporation Back in Good Standing?
Monday, June 21, 2021
If you find that your Delaware corporation has a Cease Good Standing status, you can get your company back into Good Standing by getting current on taxes and fees. If your company has gone VOID in Delaware, a Certificate of Renewel is needed, as well... Read More
You Incorporated Your Startup Company. Now What?
Tuesday, June 15, 2021
Forming 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
Sample Stock Transfer Ledger
Monday, June 14, 2021
The Stock Transfer Ledger is a very important item to update and maintain internally within your Corporation as it will document shares issued or transferred to your company’s shareholders. Free PDF download included... Read More
How to Choose a Delaware Registered Agent
Tuesday, June 8, 2021
Delaware law dictates that every Delaware company (whether a corporation, LLC, LP, non-profit corporation or a public benefit corporation) must appoint a Registered Agent. Whether you are forming a new business entity or need to find an alternate Registered Agent for an existing company, there are plenty of Delaware Registered Agents available... Read More
How to Change Your Business Address
Monday, June 7, 2021
The Change of Address or Responsible Party Business form 8822B can be utilized by businesses to update their current contact information for the responsible party on file with the IRS... Read More
Need Help Issuing Stock for Your Company?
Tuesday, June 1, 2021
The steps to selling stock in your company include: determining your registration exemption, approving the issuance of stock, and recording the stock transaction. Find a complete checklist in this article... Read More
Why June 1st Is an Important Deadline for Delaware LLCs
Tuesday, May 25, 2021
If you have a Delaware Limited Liability Company (LLC), series LLC or Limited Partnership (LP), then the date of June 1 is critical to your business entity. June 1 is the deadline for paying you company’s annual Franchise Tax fees... Read More
Dissolve a Corporation with Certificate of Dissolution
Monday, May 24, 2021
Some corporation owners do not want to pay the expense of filing a Certificate of Dissolution. There is an alternative to dissolving your corporation via Certificate of Dissolution—you can tell your Registered Agent to resign as the agent with the state... Read More
Why Do So Many Companies Incorporate in Delaware?
Tuesday, May 18, 2021
You do not need to visit Delaware in order to form a business in the state. Delaware's Division of Corporations is the best in the world at processing business formation filings quickly, and it encourages entrepreneurs from across the country and around the world to form their businesses here... Read More