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.

Why Venture Capitalists Prefer Delaware C-Corps By
Why Do Investors Prefer Delaware C Corporations
The first requirement of every serious investor, angel investor and Venture Capitalist is the same: your company must be a Delaware C corporation before they will even consider investing in it... Read More
What is a Delaware Statutory Trust? By
Delaware statutory trust
A Delaware statutory trust is a legal entity under Delaware law in which an owner’s creditor can’t take possession of any of the trust’s property. Delaware is one of the few states in America to have a statutory trust law. Most states still rely upon common law trusts... Read More
New Delaware Mail Forwarding & Virtual Office Services By
Delaware Mail Forwarding & Virtual Office
We have completely rethought and revamped our Mail Forwarding services here at Harvard Business Services. We now offer four services that are more tailored towards your business needs and the best part is we came up with new pricing... Read More
Advantages of a Delaware Close Corporation By
advantages of a close corporation
A General Corporation can have as many shareholders as it sees fit. With a Close Corporation, there are restrictions on the sale or transfer of stock. The sale or transfer of stock in a Close Corporation can be restricted by the Right of First Refusal clause... Read More
We Have Redesigned Our Website for Your Convenience By
Our website is now in full Responsive Design, making it easier for you to use across all your devices, such as smart phones, tablets and desktops... Read More
Why Do So Many Companies Incorporate in Delaware? By
why do so many companies incorporate in delaware
Why do businesses incorporate in Delaware? Tax liability, legal protection and a variety of other reasons, such as Delaware has no minimum bank account requirement for a company’s bank account... Read More
What Is The Role of a President of a Corporation? By
what does the president of a company do
The person who is President of a company is in the highest position within an organization and, in some cases, takes on the title of Chief Executive Officer as well... Read More
What is a DBA, or Doing Business As? By
what is a DBA?
Business owners often choose to operate under multiple, different names for a number of different ventures. For example, ABC Company, Inc. may find the need to set up multiple, different DBAs using the names XYZ Landscaping, Inc. and 123 Construction, Inc... Read More
You Incorporated Your Startup Company. Now What? By
what to do after i form a company
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
How to Get a Tax ID Number for a Delaware LLC By
How to Get a Tax ID Number for a Delaware LLC
Once a Delaware LLC has its Certificate of Formation stamped and approved by the state of Delaware, the next step is to obtain a Federal Tax ID Number, also known as an EIN, from the IRS... Read More