Business Strategies

Learn how to incorporate your Delaware business as well as tips, suggestions and smart business ideas for you to utlize before and after incorporating a company in Delaware.

How to Close Your Delaware Company By Andrew Millman 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... Read More
Dangers of Being Your Own Registered Agent By Amy Fountain Monday, November 18, 2019 being your own registered agenEvery company (no matter what type of business entity) formed in Delaware is required to have a Registered Agent in this state. If you live in Delaware, you are allowed to be your own agent, but this is not always the best idea... Read More
6 Questions to Ask Before Joining a Board of Directors By Brett Melson Tuesday, November 12, 2019 questions to ask before joining a board of directorsServing on a corporate Board of Directors is not easy and there are questions a person who is asked to serve as a Director should consider before committing to the position... Read More
Your Effective Date Affects Your Franchise Tax By Andrew Millman 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... Read More
What Is Peer-To-Peer Business Funding? By Gregg Schoenberg Monday, October 28, 2019 The premise and business model of P2P is fairly simple: People lend money to one another and to small businesses via the Internet... Read More
Company Formation Documents, Defined By Andrew Millman Tuesday, October 1, 2019 company formation documentsEach business entity requires different company formation documents upon incorporation. Here's what you need to know about them... Read More
Start a New Company Over WhatsApp Chat By Michael Kupfer Monday, September 23, 2019 Start a company over WhatsAppBased on recent research, WhatsApp is the most popular global messenger app. Statista, which published the findings, states, “the app’s reach … is particularly strong in markets outside of the United States and it is one of the most popular mobile social apps worldwide.”.. Read More
Disadvantages and Hidden Costs of the Sole Proprietorship By Michael Kupfer Monday, September 16, 2019 disadvantages to a sole proprietorshipTypically, a sole proprietorship makes you personally liable for all of your business debts and gets taxed at the personal (not corporate) tax rate. That's not all... Read More
Delaware Companies for International Business Owners By Andrew Millman Tuesday, August 27, 2019 international business owner incorporate in delawareHere’s how international business owners who live anywhere in the world can easily form a Delaware company... Read More
Requirements for a Company Seal (also known as Corporate Seal) By Devin Scott Tuesday, August 6, 2019 Company Seal RequirementsMany companies use a company seal (also referred to as a corporate seal), although it is not required by law. A company seal contains the company’s name, the year of incorporation and the state in which the company was filed. Think of the company seal as the official signature of your company... Read More