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.

An EIN Number Lasts Forever…and Ever…and Ever By Paul Sponaugle 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 By Brett Melson Tuesday, February 12, 2019 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
Operating in Kentucky with Delaware LLC or Corporation By Devin Scott Tuesday, January 22, 2019 Kentucky, like other states, has an application process and a state fee in order to qualify to do business there as a foreign entity. The form that is filed with Kentucky is called a Certificate of Authority and grants your Delaware business the authority to operate in the state... Read More
Operating in Kansas with a Delaware Company By Devin Scott Monday, October 29, 2018 KansasThe process in which one state gives you the authority to operate there even though you incorporated in another state is called Foreign Qualification. This post will address Delaware LLCs and Corporations that will operate in Kansas... Read More
Operating in Iowa with a Delaware LLC or Corporation By Devin Scott Monday, September 24, 2018 Incorporating in IowaHarvard Business Services will prepare the application, send to you for signature, obtain the Certificate of Good Standing from Delaware and file the completed package with Iowa... Read More
Doing Business in Idaho with a DE LLC or Corporation By Devin Scott Monday, September 10, 2018 To foreign qualify to do business in Idaho with your Delaware Company, Idaho has an application process, a state fee, and they also will require a Certificate of Good Standing from Delaware... Read More
How To Order a Delaware Certificate of Good Standing By Amy Fountain Monday, August 27, 2018 how to order a delaware certificate of good standingLearn how to check on the status of your Delaware LLC or Corporation and obtain a Delaware Certificate of Good Standing (also known as a Certificate of Existence). Perhaps you are applying for a bank loan or filing for Foreign Qualification in another state. Maybe you are entering into a contract with a third party, or maybe your corporation is merging with another corporation... Read More
Delaware State File Number: What It Is & How It's Used By Michael Bell Monday, August 13, 2018 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
Foreign Qualify a Delaware Company in Alabama By Devin Scott Monday, July 23, 2018 alabama foreeign qualificationWhen incorporating in Delaware but operating in another state, your business will be considered domestic to Delaware and foreign to every other state. The process in which your home state gives you the authority to operate there is called Foreign Qualification... Read More
What Is Foreign Qualification? By Andrew Millman Tuesday, July 10, 2018 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