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.

A New Company for a New Year By
new company in 2017
Did you know you can set up a new Delaware LLC or Delaware corporation so it’s ready for business at the start of 2017?.. Read More
EIN vs ITIN: What's the Difference? By
ein vs itin
There are many numbers that are used to identify ourselves and our corporations or LLCs, such as a Social Security number, driver's license number, passport number, DUNS number and EIN (Employer Identification Number). Many business owners and employees wonder about the differences between the Federal Employer Tax ID number (EIN) and the individual taxpayer identification number (ITIN)... Read More
What Does It Mean to Be a Shareholder in a Corporation? By
what does it mean to be a shareholder in a corporation
A shareholder is an individual or entity that holds shares representing an equity ownership interest in a corporation, often termed either common or preferred stock. A shareholder can also be referred to interchangeably as a stockholder... Read More
Business Resources for Minority Entrepreneurs By
busiiness resources for minorities
Minority entrepreneurs are still under-represented in business, which is why there are resources that can assist minority entrepreneurs launch a startup. As champions of start-up companies, we are always looking for ways to help entrepreneurs, especially those who are underrepresented... Read More
ACH E-Check Now Accepted on Our Website By
we now accept ACH
Many of our clients have asked us to have ACH (E-Check) as an option for making payments via our website. Your request has been granted, and starting December 5, 2016 ACH (E-Check) will now be a payment option when you place any order via our website... Read More
9 Steps to Take Before You Close Your Company By
9 Steps to take before closing your company
Sometimes, despite meticulous strategies, our business plans don’t come to fruition, and we have to accept that the start-up we have worked so hard to establish is just not succeeding the way we hoped it would... Read More
NY’s LLC Publication Requirement for Foreign Entities By
new york LLC publication requirement
If you would like to operate your Delaware LLC in the state of New York, you can easily do so after you file for Foreign Qualification. Foreign Qualification is the process in which the New York Department of State gives your Delaware LLC permission to legally operate in that state... Read More
Hague Convention Apostille Countries [Infographic] By
Hague Convention Apostille Countries
If you do business internationally, you may need to provide an Apostille document, which authenticates your formation documents | Why you need an apostille.. Read More
Foreign Qualify an LLC in Wisconsin By
foreign qualify delaware llc in wisconsin
An LLC that is formed in Delaware is domestic to Delaware and foreign to every other state. The Foreign Qualification process is the way in which another state gives a business owner the permission to operate in that state using the Delaware LLC... Read More
7 Services You Should Expect from Your Registered Agent By
Services You Should Expect from Your Registered Agent
Is your Delaware Registered Agent doing everything it can for you and your business? While all Registered Agents abide by basic standards, an exceptional one will offer you services that are both convenient and necessary to business owners... Read More