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How Do You Change Your Business Name with the IRS? By Paul Sponaugle Tuesday, August 11, 2020 change your business name with the IRSUnder most circumstances, changing your business name will not require a new EIN, but you will typically have to notify the IRS. There are two main ways to so.. Read More
Non-Profit Corporation vs Public Benefit Corporation By Rick Bell Tuesday, June 30, 2020 non-profit vs benefit corpUnlike a non-profit company, a PBC may be first and foremost engaged in a profitable enterprise of a very different nature from its mission, such as making food products, engaging in real estate investments or any other for-profit enterprise... Read More
What Is the Delaware Court of Chancery? By Jeremy Reed Monday, June 22, 2020 What Is the Delaware Court of ChanceryThe Delaware Court of Chancery has a long history deciding on equity and fairness between parties. The tiny coastal state of Delaware is widely recognized as the best state in which to form a company, not only in the United States but throughout the world. One of the key reasons for this is the Delaware Court of Chancery... Read More
What is a Delaware Statutory Trust? By Rick Bell Monday, June 15, 2020 Delaware statutory trustDelaware is one of the few states in America to have a statutory trust law. Most states still rely upon common law trusts, which have many outdated rules that can create uncertainty about a number of legal aspects of the trust... Read More
What is a DBA, or Doing Business As? By Andrew Millman Tuesday, June 9, 2020 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
4 Things to Know about Corporate Bylaws [Free Template] By Brett Melson Tuesday, May 12, 2020 4 Things To Know about corporate bylawsCorporate bylaws provide the granular detail into how the corporation will operate and what its governance mechanics will be. They also describe the relationship among its Board of Directors, its officers and its shareholders... Read More
Delaware State File Number: What It Is & How It's Used By Michael Bell Tuesday, May 5, 2020 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
What Is a Conformed Signature? By Devin Scott Tuesday, February 25, 2020 what is a conformed signatureA conformed signature indicates that a real signature has been used on the original document. Oftentimes, business transactions are done by smartphone while on the go. Many people know already that Delaware will accept faxed and emailed copies of documents that require signatures... 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
What is a Delaware LLC Certificate of Formation? By Devin Scott Tuesday, February 4, 2020 If you are preparing your own Delaware LLC Certificate of Formation, your name will be listed on the Certificate as the Delaware LLC's authorized person; this is is why many people opt to have us act as their Delaware Registered Agent... Read More