About Corporations

Companies planning to go public one day will typically form general corporations. In these blogs, we explain all you need to know.

Authorizing Shares for Your Delaware Corporation By Paul Sponaugle Tuesday, November 13, 2018 authorizing shares for your delaware corporationNow that you've formed a corporation, you may wonder about authorizing shares for your Delaware corporation. How many shares do you need and at what "par value?".. Read More
What Is a Banking Resolution Document? By Devin Scott Tuesday, October 23, 2018 what is a banking resolution documentAt the first meeting of the members (for an LLC) or the Board of Directors (for a corporation) establishing a company, a corporate resolution about banking details is often included. Although a company may agree on several different types of resolutions during the meeting, the banking resolution is often the most commonly extracted resolution from the general minutes of the meeting... Read More
What Is The Role of a President of a Corporation? By Michael Bell Tuesday, October 16, 2018 what does the president of a company doThe 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
Everything You Need to Know About Stock Transfers By Devin Scott Tuesday, August 7, 2018 what to know about stock transfersTypically, people hand a stock certificate to a shareholder and then document the exchange in the company's stock transfer ledger, which is utilized to properly record the transfer... Read More
Non-Profit Corporation vs Public Benefit Corporation By Rick Bell Monday, July 2, 2018 non-profit vs benefit corpA traditional non-profit—or not-for-profit—company aims to serve a public benefit without making a profit, as defined by the IRS. If a non-profit company decides to stop doing business and dissolve, it must distribute its assets among other non-profits... Read More
Anatomy of an S Corporation [INFOGRAPHIC] By Veselin Ganev Tuesday, June 5, 2018 s corporation structureWhat is an S corporation and how does being one help a company? Find out in our simple infographic... Read More
Board of Directors Oversight: Do’s & Don’ts PART TWO By Christina Cornelius Tuesday, April 10, 2018 Erik Nielsen, PhD has more than 35 years of experience in higher education. He is currently the Consulting Vice President of Kaludis Consulting and he served as president of Franklin College of Switzerland for 17 years... Read More
Board of Directors Oversight: Do’s & Don’ts By Christina Cornelius Tuesday, April 3, 2018 board of directors dos and don'tsErik Nielsen, PhD has more than 35 years of experience in higher education. He is currently the Consulting Vice President of Kaludis Consulting and he served as president of Franklin College of Switzerland for 17 years... Read More
Par Value: How Low Can You Go? By Paul Sponaugle Tuesday, March 20, 2018 how to calculate par valuePar value is the lowest limit set to the value of a share of stock in a corporation. Here's how to calculate your Delaware par value... Read More
Is an LLC a corporation? What's the Difference? By Rick Bell Tuesday, January 16, 2018 is an llc a corporationWhy is Google a corporation and YouTube an LLC? Both, of course, chose Delaware as their corporate home, even though they are headquartered elsewhere. So why did Google choose to form as a corporation and YouTube as an LLC?.. Read More