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Change Your Company Name: Certificate of Amendment Tuesday, May 21, 2019

Learn how to easily change a company’s name. We'll help you file a Certificate of Amendment, which alters your company name quickly and painlessly with the state.... Continue Reading

Posted In: Business Strategies

LLC Change of Ownership Checklist Monday, April 29, 2019

Members of an LLC may change the LLC’s ownership and the terms governing its management and operation by amending its operating agreement. Here are five parties you’ll want to inform when you do so to avoid putting your company at any undue risk.... Continue Reading

Posted In: About LLCs

How Important is Corporate Indemnification? Tuesday, April 16, 2019

In a corporation, the scope of indemnification can vary, depending upon the terms of the corporation’s charter and bylaws, but only within certain parameters prescribed by the Delaware corporate law and judicial precedent.... Continue Reading

Posted In: About Corporations

What to Know about a Limited Liability Partnership Monday, April 8, 2019

A limited liability partnership is a general partnership that has elected to be treated as a limited liability partnership under Delaware law. An LLP is not set forth in a separate portion of the Delaware code; instead, the laws governing the features of an LLP are the same as those governing general partnerships.... Continue Reading

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Delaware Introduces the Public Benefit LLC Monday, March 11, 2019

Many entrepreneurs and investors are seeking to do good while profiting using a Delaware LLC. An LLC wishing to elect public benefit status must include a Public Benefit Statement in its Certificate of Formation.... Continue Reading

Posted In: The Delaware Advantage

How to Get an ITIN Number Tuesday, February 12, 2019

The term “ITIN” stands for Individual Tax Identification Number. Any person who needs a tax identification number but is not eligible to obtain a Social Security Number can apply for an ITIN. An ITIN is easy to identify, as it always begins with the number “9.”... Continue Reading

Posted In: Compliance

Interesting Facts About Delaware Monday, January 21, 2019

There’s much more to the state of Delaware than tax-free shopping; here are some interesting Delaware facts.... Continue Reading

Posted In: The Delaware Advantage

Delaware Introduces the Public Benefit LLC Monday, November 26, 2018

Many entrepreneurs and investors are seeking to do good while profiting using a Delaware LLC. An LLC wishing to elect public benefit status must include a Public Benefit Statement in its Certificate of Formation.... Continue Reading

Posted In: The Delaware Advantage

LLC Transfer of Interests [with templates] Tuesday, November 20, 2018

In Delaware, the LLC Operating Agreement spells out all conditions of future sales or transfers. Traditionally, the LLC Operating agreement is amended internally within the LLC only.... Continue Reading

Posted In: About LLCs

EIN Confirmation Letter Tuesday, November 6, 2018

If we obtained the EIN number on behalf of your company, feel free to request that the 147C letter be faxed to us at (302) 645-1280. Once the fax has been received, we will email the letter to you as a courtesy.... Continue Reading

Posted In: Business Strategies

The New Divisive Merger Provisions under Delaware Law Monday, October 22, 2018

Under this provision, members of a limited liability company can develop a plan to divide a business and its assets and liabilities among two or more newly-created entities, with each business continuing independently.... Continue Reading

Posted In: The Delaware Advantage

How to Get a Tax ID Number for a Delaware LLC Tuesday, October 2, 2018

Once a Delaware LLC has its Certificate of Formation stamped and approved by the state of Delaware, the next step is to obtain a Federal Tax ID Number, also known as an EIN, from the IRS.... Continue Reading

Posted In: About LLCs

200,000 New Delaware Companies in 2017 Tuesday, August 28, 2018

Delaware’s 2017 Annual report from the Division of Corporations was just released and reaffirms why attorneys, accountants and business professionals continue to use Delaware for their corporation filings.... Continue Reading

Posted In: The Delaware Advantage

Delaware Certificate of Incorporation Monday, August 20, 2018

A Delaware Certificate of Incorporation is the foundation upon which a Delaware corporation is built. The state of Delaware requires very little information to be made public in order to form a corporation; the Certificate of Incorporation only requires a few pieces of information.... Continue Reading

Posted In: About Corporations

Delaware, Blockchain Technology & the Future Monday, July 30, 2018

Blockchain technology may bring enormous benefits to the industry, but only time will tell.... Continue Reading

Posted In: The Delaware Advantage