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Business Terms for Delaware Companies Tuesday, December 26, 2017

If you own a Delaware company, there are several business terms you should be familiar with so you understand all your company’s important documents and dates.... Continue Reading

Posted In: The Delaware Advantage

Who Can Incorporate in Delaware? Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Who can incorporate in Delaware? What's required to form an LLC in Delawere? Here's why Delaware is the popular choice for businesses.... Continue Reading

Posted In: The Delaware Advantage

Delaware LLC Ownership: Units Wednesday, December 13, 2017

One of the key components of the Delaware LLC that makes it so popular is that the ownership, membership, management and operations of the LLC are all handled internally, via the LLC Operating Agreement.... Continue Reading

Posted In: About LLCs

Delaware Companies for International Business Owners Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Here’s how international business owners who live anywhere in the world can easily form a Delaware company.... Continue Reading

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What Is Foreign Qualification? Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Foreign Qualification is the process of registering your Delaware LLC or corporation, which is considered domestic to the state of Delaware and foreign to all other states, as a foreign entity in your company's home state.... Continue Reading

Posted In: Compliance

A New Company for a New Year Monday, November 13, 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 2018 and you save $100 plus don’t have to pay Franchise Tax until 2019?... Continue Reading

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What is a DBA, or Doing Business As? Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Business owners often choose to operate under multiple, different names for a number of different ventures. For example, ABC Company, Inc. may find the need to set up multiple, different DBAs using the names XYZ Landscaping, Inc. and 123 Construction, Inc.... Continue Reading

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You Incorporated Your Startup Company. Now What? Monday, August 7, 2017

Forming a business entity is just the beginning. There are many pivotal steps you’ll need to take before your new company can start doing business.... Continue Reading

Posted In: Entrepreneurs & Start-Ups

Who Can Be a Member of an LLC? Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Anyone in the world can be a member of a Delaware LLC or corporation. Generally, the members of an LLC are individuals, but it doesn’t stop there. Many people opt to set up the Delaware LLC with another company as the member. This can be a corporation, LP or even another Delaware LLC.... Continue Reading

Posted In: About LLCs

What to Consider When Naming a Company Monday, July 10, 2017

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.... Continue Reading

Posted In: Entrepreneurs & Start-Ups

Company Formation Documents, Defined Tuesday, June 27, 2017

When you file a General, Close, Public Benefit or Non-Profit Corporation, you receive a Certificate of Incorporation, which contains the Articles of Incorporation. The Certificate of Incorporation is evidence that a corporation has been filed with the state of Delaware.... Continue Reading

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What to Know about California’s LLC Forms Monday, May 29, 2017

States require different forms when you register a foreign company for Foreign Qualification. California has three different forms for LLCs.... Continue Reading

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Business Structure: LLC Wednesday, May 24, 2017

A member of an LLC may also function as a manager, but an LLC does not need to have a manager; members can run the company on their own. As for managing-member vs member classifications, it is simple: when a member is also a manager, he or she is usually referred to as a "managing-member."... Continue Reading

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What Is IRS Form 8822-B? Tuesday, April 25, 2017

For many LLCs, the member(s) may never change. Usually, these are simply internal matters addressed within the LLC Operating Agreement. Sometimes, however, you may need to alert the IRS about changes within your LLC.... Continue Reading

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What to Know When Naming a Benefit Corporation Monday, March 13, 2017

The most recent member of the family of Delaware corporate entities is the Delaware Public Benefit Corporation, also known as a Benefit Corporation or B Corporation. The Delaware Public Benefit Corporation came into existence on August 1st, 2013.... Continue Reading

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