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Everything You Need to Know About Stock Transfers
Tuesday, September 19, 2017
Certain information should always be included when you issue stock transfers, such as names, dates & number of shares owned... Read More
Why Incorporate in Delaware? [INFOGRAPHIC]
Tuesday, September 12, 2017
Minimal start-up costs, the most trusted corporate case law and the most flexible corporate laws in the country are just a few of the excellent reasons to incorporate in Delaware... Read More
Business Resources for Women
Tuesday, September 5, 2017
Two steps forward, one step back: this adage can describe most social, political, economic, educational and business advances by women.
In 2015, women once again have taken steps forward—this time in the business world, as evidenced by the increase in the number of female-owned businesses in America. However, along with the good news comes disappointing news: women do not own nearly as many companies as men do in this country... Read More
What is a Delaware Statutory Trust?
Tuesday, August 29, 2017
A Delaware statutory trust is a legal entity under Delaware law in which an owner’s creditor can’t take possession of any of the trust’s property. Delaware is one of the few states in America to have a statutory trust law. Most states still rely upon common law trusts... Read More
Advantages of a Delaware Close Corporation
Tuesday, August 22, 2017
A General Corporation can have as many shareholders as it sees fit. With a Close Corporation, there are restrictions on the sale or transfer of stock. The sale or transfer of stock in a Close Corporation can be restricted by the Right of First Refusal clause... Read More
Why Do So Many Companies Incorporate in Delaware?
Tuesday, August 15, 2017
Why do businesses incorporate in Delaware? Tax liability, legal protection and a variety of other reasons, such as Delaware has no minimum bank account requirement for a company’s bank account... Read More
What is a DBA, or Doing Business As?
Tuesday, August 8, 2017
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
How to Get a Tax ID Number for a Delaware LLC
Tuesday, August 1, 2017
Once a Delaware LLC has its Certificate of Formation stamped and approved by the state of Delaware, the next step is to obtain a Federal Tax ID Number, also known as an EIN, from the IRS... Read More
Who Can Be a Member of an LLC?
Tuesday, July 25, 2017
Anyone in the world can be a member of a Delaware LLC or corporation. Generally, the members of an LLC are individuals, but it doesn’t stop there. Many people opt to set up the Delaware LLC with another company as the member. This can be a corporation, LP or even another Delaware LLC... Read More
What Is a Conformed Signature?
Tuesday, July 18, 2017
A 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