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.

Introduction to Limited Partnerships By
what is a limited partnership
A limited partnership is formed by filing a Certificate of Limited Partnership with the state of Delaware. A limited partnership is not required to file its governing document, the limited partnership agreement, with the state of Delaware... Read More
Business Resources for Women By
business resources for women
Two steps forward, one step back: this adage can describe most social, political, economic, educational and business advances by women... Read More
Change Your Company Name: Certificate of Amendment By
Change Your Company Name
It’s easier than you think to change a company’s name. Just file a Certificate of Amendment, which alters your company name quickly and painlessly... Read More
How to Change Your Business Address By
change address of responsible party
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
Business Terms for Delaware Companies By
Business Terms for Delaware Companies
If you own a Delaware company, there are several business terms you should be familiar with so you understand all your company’s important documents and dates... Read More
Form a Delaware LLC Without Names on the Public Record By
form a delaware llc without names on the public record
Many people want to know how to file a Delaware LLC confidentially, and how to protect ownership if you file and decide not to list your member's names on your Certificate of Formation. In Delaware, the only document you are required to file in order to create an LLC is a Certificate of Formation... Read More
Who Can Incorporate in Delaware? By
who can incorporate in delaware
Who can incorporate in Delaware? What's required to form an LLC in Delawere? Here's why Delaware is the popular choice for businesses... Read More
How to Get an ITIN Number (or EIN Number) By
how to get an itin number
The term “ITIN” stands for Individual Tax Identification Number. Any person who needs a tax identification number but is not eligible to obtain a Social Security Number can apply for an ITIN. An ITIN is easy to identify, as it always begins with the number “9.”.. Read More
Delaware LLC Ownership: Units By
Delaware LLC Ownership Units
One of the key components of the Delaware LLC that makes it so popular is that the ownership, membership, management and operations of the LLC are all handled internally, via the LLC Operating Agreement... Read More
Delaware Companies for International Business Owners By
international business owner incorporate in delaware
Here’s how international business owners who live anywhere in the world can easily form a Delaware company... Read More