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.

Protect Your Boat in an LLC By
protet your boat in an llc
It is becoming more and more common for boat owners to form a Delaware LLC in order to protect themselves as well as their boat. Oftentimes, people who own a yacht or boat charter it out for a fee. Their boat may be in one city while they are in another, and their boat is often being operated by a person they have never met... Read More
Why You Should Consider a Crowdfunding Platform By
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Got a great idea for an app or startup but nowhere near enough money to get started? Consider a crowdfunding platform... Read More
Delaware Division of Corporations Modifies Documents By
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For the first time in over 26 years, the Delaware Division of Corporations is overhauling its computer platform. This upgrade will not only affect the database and processing system, but also some of the actual certificates issued by the Division of Corporations... Read More
Delaware Division of Corporations 2014 Annual Report By
delaware division of corporations 2014 annual report
Highlights from the Delaware Division of Corporations 2014 Annual Report. Want to know why over 65% of Fortune 500 companies are incorporated in Delaware?.. Read More
Business Bank Account with Banking Resolutions By
business bank account
Every business needs a bank account; if you are prepared & take all your documents, it can be a fast and simple process... Read More
Why Incorporate Your Band? By
Why incorporate your band
The reason a band should incorporate is because most musicians’ dreams are to become the next Rolling Stones, Mumford & Sons or Maroon 5. However, in order to do that, you have to attract the notice of an A&R representative and then get signed to a record label... Read More
Things to Think About When Moving By
Things to Think About When Moving
Do not forget to change your address with your bank. You do not want your important banking statements with account details ending up in someone else’s hands. Oftentimes, you can verbally update your address by stopping into your bank; remember to bring your ID to confirm you are on the account... Read More
My Delaware Corporation Was Voided. Now What? By
what happens if your delaware corporation is voided
An LLC (limited liability company) or LP (limited partnership) that does not pay its Franchise Tax Fees for three years in a row will be cancelled by the state.. Read More
How to Operate a Delaware LLC in Hawaii By
How to Operate a Delaware LLC in Hawaii
When you form an LLC in Delaware, your business is domestic to Delaware and foreign to every other state, including your home state. If you’d like your LLC to operate in any other state, such as Hawaii, you must register your company as a foreign entity in that state... Read More
Decisions to Make Before You Incorporate By
what to do before you incorporate
There are many things to be considered when forming a new Delaware corporation or LLC. You have some major decisions to make before you incorporate, so a little planning can go a long way... Read More