The HBS Blog

The HBS Blog offers insight on Delaware corporations and LLCs as well as information about entrepreneurship, startups, cryptocurrency, venture capitalism and general business topics.

Why Delaware Corporate Law Matters So Much By
It’s a fact that Delaware is the Incorporation Capital of the World, but how has Delaware’s corporate law affected the business world, and why?.. Read More
What Is a Conformed Signature? By
what is a conformed signature
A conformed signature indicates that a real signature has been used on the original document. Oftentimes, business transactions are done by smartphone while on the go. Many people know already that Delaware will accept faxed and emailed copies of documents that require signatures... Read More
Filing S-Corp Status on a New Delaware Corporation By
filing a delaware corporation as an s-corp
The Subchapter S tax status, also known as an S corporation or S-Corp, is a very popular tax status for newly formed corporations. Subchapter S tax status allows for a unique taxation method whereby the profits and losses flow through the company to the shareholders... Read More
What to Consider When Naming a Company By
what to consider when naming a company
We can check the company name for any Delaware startup, and typically receive a definitive answer on whether or not it contains any restricted words and if the proposed company name will get approved by the Delaware Division of Corporations... Read More
Change Your Business Name with the IRS By
change your business name with the IRS
Under most circumstances, changing your business name with the IRS will not require a new EIN—though it will require an EIN name change. To make this determination, see IRS Publication 1635... Read More
Should You File a New Company by Yourself? Infographic By
file a company myself or use a formation service
Should you file your startup company by yourself or use a business formation service? Here are the pros and cons of each... Read More
Operating a Delaware Company in Nevada By
how to operate a delaware company in nevada
A Delaware company doing business in the state of Nevada is considered a foreign entity and must file for Foreign Qualification, which is not difficult but is necessary to stay in compliance... Read More
EIN Confirmation Letter By
EIN Confirmation Letter
If we obtained the EIN number on behalf of your company, feel free to request that the 147C letter be faxed to us at (302) 645-1280. Once the fax has been received, we will email the letter to you as a courtesy... Read More
Delaware Moves toward Blockchain Technology By
delaware blockchain technology
Blockchain technology and the Delaware Blockchain Initiative are going to digitize many corporate transactions, making it easier and faster to transfer assets among companies, people, banks and law firms... Read More
Questions About The Delaware State File Number By
questions about the delaware state file number
When you form a company in Delaware, you will receive a Delaware state file number. This number identifies your company and only your company... Read More