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.

Doing Business in Montana with a Delaware Company By Devin Scott Monday, March 16, 2020 Montana, like other states has an application process, a state fee, and also requires a Certificate of Good Standing from Delaware in order to register the Delaware LLC or Corporation to do business in Montana as a foreign entity... Read More
EIN vs ITIN: What's the Difference and Who Needs Them? By Brett Melson Tuesday, February 11, 2020 ein vs itinThere are many numbers that are used to identify ourselves and our corporations or LLCs, such as a Social Security number, driver's license number, passport number, DUNS number and EIN (Employer Identification Number). Many business owners and employees wonder about the differences between the Federal Employer Tax ID number (EIN) and the individual taxpayer identification number (ITIN)... Read More
Doing Business in Missouri with a Delaware Company By Devin Scott Monday, January 27, 2020 Regardless of what your nature of business is in Missouri, Delaware is often the popular choice to incorporate the business. Qualifying your foreign entity is often a key part of staying in compliance with Missouri regulations... Read More
What Is a DUNS Number Used For? By Devin Scott 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] By Veselin Ganev Tuesday, July 9, 2019 Hague Convention Apostille CountriesIf 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 By Devin Scott 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? By Devin Scott 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
Where Is My Business Located? By Justin Damiani Tuesday, April 2, 2019 where is my business located?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 By Devin Scott 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 By Veselin Ganev Tuesday, March 12, 2019 doing business in other statesHow 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