What Does Service of Process Mean? Tuesday, January 4, 2022

In Delaware, service of process is the method by which a company is served time-sensitive legal documents, including lawsuits and subpoenas. The person receiving the service of process has a designated period of time in which to send a reply.... Continue Reading

Posted In: The Delaware Advantage

Delaware Timetable for Cancelling Your LLC Monday, December 6, 2021

If you have stopped using one of your LLCs and it’s time to close it, here is the Delaware timetable. Whether the company didn’t turn out as planned or you feel the company has run its course and it’s time to shut down, Harvard Business Services, Inc. is here to assist with any cancellation needs.... Continue Reading

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Delaware Timetable for Dissolving Your Corporation Monday, November 29, 2021

When it comes time to file a Certificate of Dissolution, you may file the documentation with the Delaware Secretary of State directly or you may request that Harvard Business Services, Inc. assists you. Harvard can dissolve your corporation within 3-5 business days.... Continue Reading

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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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The Filings Department: How We Roll Monday, June 28, 2021

At Harvard Business Services, Inc., we like to refer to the filings team as our “backbone.” The shared work of the filings team includes filing new Delaware (and other state) formations and amendments, obtaining EINs, taking client calls, assisting with franchise tax payments, and so much more!... Continue Reading

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Emergency: How Do I Get My Corporation Back in Good Standing? Monday, June 21, 2021

If you find that your Delaware corporation has a Cease Good Standing status, you can get your company back into Good Standing by getting current on taxes and fees. If your company has gone VOID in Delaware, a Certificate of Renewel is needed, as well.... 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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Emergency: How Do I Get My Company Back in Good Standing? Monday, May 3, 2021

If you find that your Delaware company has a Cease Good Standing status, you can get your company back into Good Standing by getting current on taxes and fees. If your company has gone VOID in Delaware, a Certificate of Renewel is needed, as well.... Continue Reading

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