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.

LLC Operating Agreement: Family Business By Brett Melson Tuesday, November 3, 2015 llc operating agreement for a family businessA Delaware LLC can be very flexible when it comes to preserving ownership in the family business you've worked so hard to create. In fact, an LLC has the potential to preserve ownership for future decades... Read More
2015 Year-End Savings | Harvard Business Services, Inc. By Michael Bell Sunday, November 1, 2015 End 2015 and start 2016 on a high note by starting your own business! Form a Delaware LLC or corporation online today with Harvard Business Services, Inc... Read More
How to Run a Shareholder Meeting By Jeremy Reed Tuesday, October 27, 2015 How to run a shareholder meeting, including topics to discuss, what to vote on, who must be present and when to hold the required annual meeting... Read More
Change Your Company’s Number of Authorized Shares By Devin Scott Monday, October 26, 2015 As your company grows, you may want to alter the amount of authorized shares. You can do this with an amendment to your Articles of Incorporation... Read More
Dangers of Being Your Own Registered Agent By Amy Fountain Tuesday, October 20, 2015 being your own registered agenIt may seem appealing, but being your own Registered Agent can cause a load of problems that can be avoided if you hire a professional Registered Agent... Read More
How to Get an ITIN Number (or EIN Number) By Brett Melson Tuesday, October 13, 2015 itin numberThe 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.” An ITIN does not qualify a person to legally work in the United States, nor does it provide eligibility or access to Social Security benefits. ITIN’s are issued by the Internal Revenue Service... Read More
How a Delaware LLC Can Protect Trucking Companies By Devin Scott Monday, October 12, 2015 how a delaware llc can protect trucking companiesIf you’re in the business of moving goods from point A to point B, it's likely that the vehicle or vehicles that transport those goods are big, heavy and fast, and move among vast herds of much smaller vehicles operated by drivers with varying skills... Read More
What Is Stock? By Brett Melson Monday, October 5, 2015 what is stockStock represents an equity ownership in an entity, and normally, with certain exceptions, is given in exchange for a paid-in capital contribution to a business. Ownership of stock does not entitle the holder to specific property or assets of the company, but rather, provides the holder with a share of the entity’s profits and gains, normally through the receipt of dividends... Read More
October 2015 Formation Package Discount By Michael Bell Thursday, October 1, 2015 Our record-breaking discount continues through October! Harvard Business Services, Inc. is offering $60 off all business formation packages... Read More
5 Daily Tasks of Successful Entrepreneurs By Devin Scott Tuesday, September 29, 2015 successful entrepreneursWhat separates world-famous, successful entrepreneurs from Joe the Bagel Store Owner? Perhaps it’s these 5 Daily Tasks of Successful Entrepreneurs... Read More