Business Resources for Women Tuesday, October 12, 2021

Two steps forward, one step back: this adage can describe most social, political, economic, educational and business advances by women.... Continue Reading

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EIN Responsible Party for a Business Entity Tuesday, October 5, 2021

To be clear, the Responsible Party must be an individual. Furthermore, no other person within the entity can make IRS-related changes other than the assigned Responsible Party.... Continue Reading

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Using a Delaware Company for an Amazon Seller (FBA) Business Tuesday, September 21, 2021

Beyond simply having the required information to sell through Amazon, sellers need to consider the business structure that best meets their needs.... Continue Reading

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Operating Multiple Businesses Under One LLC Monday, August 2, 2021

It is possible and permissible to operate multiple businesses under one LLC. Many entrepreneurs who opt to do this use what is called a "Fictitious Name Statement" or a "DBA" (also known as a "Doing Business As") to operate an additional business under a different name.... Continue Reading

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Why Incorporate in Delaware? [INFOGRAPHIC] Tuesday, July 6, 2021

Minimal start-up costs, the most trusted corporate case law and the most flexible corporate laws in the country are just a few of the excellent reasons to incorporate in Delaware.... Continue Reading

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How to Change Your Business Address Monday, June 7, 2021

The Change of Address or Responsible Party Business form 8822B can be utilized by businesses to update their current contact information for the responsible party on file with the IRS.... Continue Reading

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Business License or LLC? Which Comes First? Tuesday, April 20, 2021

Obtaining a business license is not the same as forming an LLC or other legal entity for your business. Whereas the license approves your specific business in a certain jurisdiction, an LLC provides an official, legally-recognized business structure.... Continue Reading

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What Is a Certificate of Incumbency? Monday, April 19, 2021

The Certificate of Incumbency displays the names and positions of the corporation’s directors and officers. It also includes information related to whether they were appointed or elected, and the term of their office.... Continue Reading

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What Does Every Startup Need? Tuesday, March 16, 2021

Certain paperwork should be completed and submitted to the state of incorporation before a startup begins doing business.... Continue Reading

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The Corporate Transparency Act Wednesday, March 3, 2021

In this 60-minute webinar, complete with transcript Harvard Business Services' Jarrod Melson and Brett Melson discuss the new Corporate Transparency Act.... Continue Reading

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Four Unusual Questions from Our Clients Tuesday, February 23, 2021

We communicate with our clients around the world frequently and our team is accustomed to fielding questions on all aspects of starting and maintaining a Delaware company. Still, there are the occasional questions that catch us off guard.... Continue Reading

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Demystifying the Public Benefit Corporation Wednesday, January 27, 2021

In this 60-minute webinar, complete with transcript Harvard Business Services' Brett Melson and Jarrod Melson discuss the unique new type of company the Public Benefit Corporation.... Continue Reading

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Free Webinar: Demystifying the Public Benefit Corporation Wednesday, January 27, 2021

In this webinar, Harvard Business Services’ General Counsel, Jarrod Melson leads a discussion on the structure, purpose, and operation of Delaware PBCs. See what topics we’ll be covering.... Continue Reading

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