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.

What is a DBA, or Doing Business As? By Andrew Millman Tuesday, August 8, 2017 what is a DBA?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... Read More
Filing S-Corp Status on a New Delaware Corporation By Brett Melson Monday, July 17, 2017 filing a delaware corporation as an s-corpThe Subchapter S tax status, also known as an S corporation or S-Corp, is a very popular tax status for newly formed corporations. Subchapter S tax status allows for a unique taxation method whereby the profits and losses flow through the company to the shareholders... Read More
What Is a Resale Certificate? By Devin Scott Tuesday, July 11, 2017 what is a resale certificateThe purpose of a resale certificate--also known as a tax exemption certificate--is to allow you to buy goods through your business without paying local sales tax... Read More
Change Your Business Name with the IRS By Paul Sponaugle Tuesday, July 4, 2017 change your business name with the IRSUnder most circumstances, changing your business name with the IRS will not require a new EIN—though it will require an EIN name change. To make this determination, see IRS Publication 1635... Read More
Should You File a New Company by Yourself? Infographic By Veselin Ganev Monday, July 3, 2017 file a company myself or use a formation serviceShould you file your startup company by yourself or use a business formation service? Here are the pros and cons of each... Read More
EIN Confirmation Letter By Brett Melson Tuesday, June 20, 2017 EIN Confirmation LetterIf 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... Read More
What Is IRS Form 8822-B? By Andrew Millman Tuesday, April 25, 2017 What Is IRS Form 8822-BFor many LLCs, the member(s) may never change. Usually, these are simply internal matters addressed within the LLC Operating Agreement. Sometimes, however, you may need to alert the IRS about changes within your LLC... Read More
Dissolve a Corporation with Certificate of Dissolution By Jeremy Reed Tuesday, March 28, 2017 how to dissolve a corporationSome corporation owners do not want to pay the expense of filing a Certificate of Dissolution. There is an alternative to dissolving your corporation via Certificate of Dissolution—you can tell your Registered Agent to resign as the agent with the state... Read More
What to Know When Naming a Benefit Corporation By Andrew Millman Monday, March 13, 2017 how to name a benefit corporationThe most recent member of the family of Delaware corporate entities is the Delaware Public Benefit Corporation, also known as a Benefit Corporation or B Corporation. The Delaware Public Benefit Corporation came into existence on August 1st, 2013... Read More
What to Know about a Limited Liability Partnership By Brett Melson Monday, February 27, 2017 what is a limited liability partnershipA 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... Read More