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What Is a DUNS Number Used For?
Monday, December 9, 2019
You may be wondering what a DUNS number is used for. Here's a breakdown of what it is, plus why you may need one for your company... Read More
Hague Convention Apostille Countries [Infographic]
Tuesday, July 9, 2019
If you do business internationally, you may need to provide an Apostille document, which authenticates your formation documents | Why you need an apostille.. Read More
You Can Operate in Mississippi with a Delaware Company
Monday, July 1, 2019
Mississippi, like many other states, will have an application process, a state fee, and will also require a Certificate of Good Standing from Delaware in order to foreign qualify to do business there. The approval time for Mississippi is often 5-15 business days... Read More
Are You Doing Business in Maine with a Delaware Company?
Monday, June 24, 2019
Maine, like many other states, will have an application process, a state fee, and will also require a Certificate of Good Standing from Delaware in order to foreign qualify to do business there. The approval time for Mississippi is often 10-15 business days... Read More
Delaware Certificate of Good Standing: FAQs
Monday, May 13, 2019
Banks, angel investors, VC investors and other reasons you may need a Certificate of Good Standing. This certified document, which is produced by the Delaware Secretary of State’s office, is required for real estate closings as well as accounting and legal matters... Read More
Where Is My Business Located?
Tuesday, April 2, 2019
We explain what to tell the IRS if your company does not have an actual physical location or address | Where Is My Business Located?.. Read More
Doing Business in Michigan with a Delaware Company
Monday, March 25, 2019
The Foreign Qualification process for Michigan, similar to many other states, will require an application process, a state fee, and a Certificate of Good Standing from Delaware... Read More
Foreign Qualification: Doing Business in Other States
Tuesday, March 12, 2019
How can you operate your Delaware LLC in the state in which are physically doing business in? A process called Foreign Qualification. However, some states will require that you provide a Certificate of Good Standing when you file for Foreign Qualification... Read More
An EIN Number Lasts Forever…and Ever…and Ever
Tuesday, March 5, 2019
When closing a business, there is much to consider. On a federal level, a business must file an annual return the year it goes out of business... Read More
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.”.. Read More