Compliance

Corporate compliance is the steps a corporation takes to make sure its corporate veil cannot be pierced. In order to maintain compliance, a company must stay current on all its annual maintenance requirements. Learn more about corporate maintenance requirements here.

Foreign Qualification in Washington State By Devin Scott Monday, February 19, 2018 foreign qualifiy a delaware company in washington stateIf you would like to operate a business in the state of Washington with a Delaware company, your business is domestic to Delaware and foreign to Washington.. Read More
Delaware Certificate of Good Standing: FAQs By Michael Bell Tuesday, February 13, 2018 Delaware Certificate of Good StandingBanks, 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
Incorporate a Delaware Company in Oregon By Devin Scott Monday, February 5, 2018 foreign qualify a business in oregonOregon, like many other states, has an application process as well as a state fee, and will require your company’s Certificate of Good Standing from Delaware... Read More
How to Get an ITIN Number (or EIN Number) By Brett Melson Monday, December 18, 2017 how to get an itin numberThe 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
What Is Foreign Qualification? By Andrew Millman Tuesday, November 28, 2017 what is foreign qualificationForeign Qualification is the process of registering your Delaware LLC or corporation, which is considered domestic to the state of Delaware and foreign to all other states, as a foreign entity in your company's home state... Read More
How to Operate a Delaware Company in South Carolina By Devin Scott Monday, October 30, 2017 operate a delaware company in south carolinaIf you would like to operate a Delaware company in South Carolina, you must complete the process of Foreign Qualification in order to register your business as a foreign entity there... Read More
Want to Register a Delaware Company in Rhode Island? By Devin Scott Monday, October 23, 2017 register a delaware company in rhode islandYou can operate a Delaware company in any state, as long as you foreign qualify the company and stay in compliance in both your domestic and foreign state... Read More
Are You Operating a Delaware Company in Indiana? By Devin Scott Monday, July 31, 2017 foreign qualify a delaware company in indianaYour Delaware company can legally operate in the state of Indiana once you file Foreign Qualification and complete the application process... Read More
Operating a Delaware Company in Nevada By Devin Scott Monday, June 26, 2017 how to operate a delaware company in nevadaA Delaware company doing business in the state of Nevada is considered a foreign entity and must file for Foreign Qualification, which is not difficult but is necessary to stay in compliance... Read More
Questions About The Delaware State File Number By Michael Bell Tuesday, June 13, 2017 questions about the delaware state file numberWhen you form a company in Delaware, you will receive a Delaware state file number. This number identifies your company and only your company... Read More