About Corporations

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

A Brief Background on S-Corporations By Rick Bell Monday, March 2, 2009 A brief background on the s-corporation, and how it can help your company avoid double taxation. | Harvard Business Services, Inc... Read More
History Lesson: The Close Corporation By Rick Bell Friday, February 27, 2009 When corporations were first introduced in Delaware in 1875, you had to have at least three people working together to form a corporation. The whole idea of a single person corporation was not even envisioned by the early lawmakers. But entrepreneurs demanded control so they would include their lawyer and perhaps a secretary to be the stand-in shareholders to meet the requirement... Read More
Demystifying Stock By Rick Bell Wednesday, February 25, 2009 Shares of stock are authorized by a company’s Certificate of Incorporation (or later amendments) that state the company’s total number of shares... Read More
Jobs, Jobs, Jobs and Steve Jobs By George Merlis Wednesday, January 28, 2009 Originally, President Barrack Obama was going to give his State of the Union Address on Tuesday, January 26... Read More