About Franchise Tax

All companies formed in Delaware must pay an annual Delaware Franchise Tax. Learn more about Franchise Tax.

Changes to Delaware’s Corporate Franchise Tax Fees By Amy Fountain Wednesday, November 1, 2017 Changes to Delaware’s Corporate Franchise Tax FeesThe Delaware General Assembly passed House Bill 175, which affects some taxes and fees imposed by Delaware’s Secretary of State. All the amendments have been approved. Some are already in effect and some will not be applicable until January 1, 2018... Read More
9 Easy Tips for Filing Your Delaware Franchise Tax By Amy Fountain Monday, October 2, 2017 filing delaware corp franchise taxEvery Delaware corporation must pay Franchise Tax by filing an annual report online. Your company’s Franchise Tax Fee depends on the number of authorized shares... Read More
Filing Delaware LLC Franchise Tax [INFOGRAPHIC] By Veselin Ganev Tuesday, May 9, 2017 filing delaware llc franchise taxDelaware LLC Franchise Tax is due June 1 of every year. Our infographic shows you what you'll need when filing, plus how to file online quickly and easily... Read More
Introducing Our New Delaware Franchise Tax Calculator By Amy Fountain Tuesday, May 2, 2017 franchise tax calculatorOur Franchise Tax Calculator can compare the amounts due between different Delaware entity types, and to calculate your Delaware company's Franchise Tax... Read More
Why Zero Par Value Stock Affects Franchise Tax By Amy Fountain Tuesday, March 14, 2017 Why Zero Par Value Stock Affects Franchise TaxWhen you form a corporation, think about Franchise Tax when you’re deciding the number of authorized shares and the par value of the shares. Most start-up companies are typically formed with a small number of authorized shares and a low (or zero) par value... Read More
An Easier Way to Pay Delaware LLC/LP Franchise Taxes By Amy Fountain Monday, May 9, 2016 pay delaware llc franchise taxEven if we are not your Registered Agent, you can still use our system to pay your Delaware Franchise Tax. We are excited to announce that in an effort to improve our clients’ user experience, it is now possible to submit annual Franchise Tax payments for multiple LLCs and Limited Partnerships in a single transaction... Read More
Top 10 Corporation & LLC Franchise Tax Questions By Amy Fountain Tuesday, February 2, 2016 top 10 franchise tax questionsHere are answers to Delaware corporation & LLC Franchise Tax questions,.. Read More
Filing a Delaware Corporation Franchise Tax Report By Amy Fountain Monday, January 18, 2016 Delaware corporation Franchise TaxHarvard Business Services, Inc. has a long history of assisting companies with completing and filing their annual Franchise Tax reports with the state of Delaware. Even if we are not your company’s Registered Agent, we are still happy to provide you with our expert Franchise Tax filing service, and we will ensure your annual report filing is free of errors... Read More
High Corporation Franchise Tax Bill? Don't Panic. By Amy Fountain Tuesday, February 10, 2015 high corporation franchise tax billThe state of Delaware has two methods to calculate the Franchise Tax fees due. The first method, which is called the authorized shares method, assesses X dollars per X number of authorized shares. This method works on a graduated scale, so the amount will vary based on your specific entity details... Read More
Do You Know About the Quarterly Franchise Tax? By Amy Fountain Monday, November 10, 2014 Read detailed info about the the Delaware quarterly Franchise Tax & learn when you may have to pay it | Pay Delaware Franchise Tax online.. Read More