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What is a DBA, or Doing Business As? Tuesday, June 9, 2020

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

Posted In: Business Strategies

What Does "Foreign Qualification" Mean? Tuesday, June 2, 2020

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

Delaware Foreign Qualification for Out-of-State Companies Monday, May 25, 2020

Even though we specialize in Delaware companies, if you need foreign qualification for your non-Delaware entity to be authorized to do business in the State of Delaware, we can help.... Continue Reading

Posted In: The Delaware Advantage

What to Consider When Naming a Company Tuesday, March 10, 2020

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

What to Know about California’s LLC Forms Tuesday, March 3, 2020

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

Posted In: About LLCs

Benefits of a Delaware LLC Tuesday, December 3, 2019

There are a number of reasons a Delaware LLC is uncomplicated to form and maintain. The Delaware LLC is well-known for its unmatched flexibility and low maintenance requirements.... Continue Reading

Posted In: About LLCs

How to Close Your Delaware Company Monday, December 2, 2019

Are you closing your Delaware LLC or corporation? Do it by Dec. 31st! By filing your cancellation or dissolution by the end of the year, you’ll avoid having to pay the next year's franchise tax.... Continue Reading

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4 Common and Avoidable Start-Up Mistakes Monday, November 11, 2019

Try to avoid these common start-up mistakes so you won't waste money or time when you are busy running your new company.... Continue Reading

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Creating a Delaware LLC as a Holding Company Tuesday, November 5, 2019

Delaware LLCs can conduct any lawful business activity anywhere in the world. Some people explore the low-cost series LLC when they want to operate several different businesses, which is very enticing since there is only one annual Franchise Tax payment to the state of Delaware and one annual Registered Agent Fee.... Continue Reading

Posted In: About LLCs

Your Effective Date Affects Your Franchise Tax Monday, November 4, 2019

The Franchise Tax for Delaware LLCs and Delaware LPs is due on or before June 1st of each year, and the Delaware Franchise Tax and annual report for Delaware Corporations is due by March 1st each year. This cycle is triggered the second the company is officially on the books with the Delaware Secretary of State.... Continue Reading

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Company Formation Documents, Defined Tuesday, October 1, 2019

Each business entity requires different company formation documents upon incorporation. Here's what you need to know about them.... Continue Reading

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Should You Reserve a Company Name in Delaware? Tuesday, September 10, 2019

In most cases, a name reservation is not necessary and can actually delay the process and incur additional expenses. However, there are some scenarios where a name reservation would make sense.... Continue Reading

Posted In: Entrepreneurs & Start-Ups

The Marijuana Industry Continues to Grow Monday, September 9, 2019

The marijuana market is among the fastest growing industries in the US. Medical marijuana is booming and recreational legalization isn’t far behind, with several states already ahead of the game. As a result, more and more clients are forming Delaware companies to take advantage of this expanding industry.... Continue Reading

Posted In: The Delaware Advantage

Delaware Companies for International Business Owners Tuesday, August 27, 2019

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

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Who Can Incorporate in Delaware? Tuesday, July 30, 2019

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

Posted In: The Delaware Advantage