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Business Terms for Delaware Companies
Tuesday, December 26, 2017
If you own a Delaware company, there are several business terms you should be familiar with so you understand all your company’s important documents and dates... Read More
Form a Delaware LLC Without Names on the Public Record
Monday, December 25, 2017
Many people want to know how to file a Delaware LLC confidentially, and how to protect ownership if you file and decide not to list your member's names on your Certificate of Formation. In Delaware, the only document you are required to file in order to create an LLC is a Certificate of Formation... Read More
Delaware Companies for International Business Owners
Tuesday, December 12, 2017
Here’s how international business owners who live anywhere in the world can easily form a Delaware company... Read More
LLC Transfer of Interests [with templates]
Monday, November 27, 2017
In Delaware, the LLC Operating Agreement spells out all conditions of future sales or transfers. Traditionally, the LLC Operating agreement is amended internally within the LLC only... Read More
Delaware LLC Privacy: What's on Public Record?
Tuesday, October 17, 2017
A Delaware LLC filed through a professional Registered Agent affords you the highest level of confidentiality. Only the company name and the name and address of the Registered Agent typically appear on the Certificate of Formation, along with the date of filing and the company file number... Read More
Company Seal Requirements | Why Use a Company Seal?
Tuesday, October 10, 2017
Many companies use a company seal, which contains the company’s name, the year of incorporation and the state in which the company was filed. The company seal contains the company’s name, its year of incorporation and the state in which the company was filed. Think of the corporate seal as the official signature of your company... Read More
What Is a Non-Stock Corporation?
Tuesday, October 3, 2017
The common use of the non-stock corporation as the vehicle with which to obtain tax-exempt or non-profit status from the IRS has led to an interchangeability of the two terms, but this can be problematic... 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
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
Change Your Business Name with the IRS
Tuesday, July 4, 2017
Under most circumstances, changing your business name with the IRS will not require a new EIN—though it will require an EIN name change. To make this determination, see IRS Publication 1635... Read More