The HBS Blog

The HBS Blog offers insight on Delaware corporations and LLCs as well as information about entrepreneurship, startups, cryptocurrency, venture capitalism and general business topics.

What is a Certified B Corporation? By
what is a certified b corporation
B Lab is a non-profit corporation that certifies B Corporations—it offers a variety of support, varying from access to the Certified B Corp logo to introducing new Certified B companies to a large, lively community of other Certified B Corporations... Read More
Free Webinar: Delaware Companies for Non-US Residents By On March 27th, we’re hosting a live 60-minute webinar in which we’ll cover everything you need to know about starting a Delaware LLC or corporation from the U.K., India, South Africa, or wherever you happen to reside... Read More
Foreign Qualification: Doing Business in Other States By
doing business in other states
How 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
Delaware Introduces the Public Benefit LLC By
Many entrepreneurs and investors are seeking to do good while profiting using a Delaware LLC. An LLC wishing to elect public benefit status must include a Public Benefit Statement in its Certificate of Formation... Read More
An EIN Number Lasts Forever…and Ever…and Ever By
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
What Does an LLC Operating Agreement Do? By
An LLC Operating Agreement covers many aspects of the LLCs structure, including ownership, membership, management, day-to-day responsibilities and more. Learn more about this important document and what aspects of the LLC it governs... Read More
Where to Incorporate: Delaware vs Nevada Infographic By
delaware vs nevada
Our infographic illustrates the many ways that Delaware is a better state to form a company in than Nevada... Read More
March 1: Important Deadline for Delaware Corporations By If you have a corporation – not a Limited Liability Company (LLC) or Limited Partnership (LP) – incorporated in the state of Delaware, then March 1 is the deadline for filing and paying the annual Franchise Tax... Read More
General Partnership vs Limited Partnership By
general partnership vs limited partnership
When partnering with a company or an individual, it is often important to know exactly what your roles, duties, and liabilities may be. There are two common types of partnerships that often get confused: general partnership and limited partnership... Read More
Free Webinar: Franchise Tax for Delaware Corporations By We will be hosting a free webinar for last-minute questions on your corporation Franchise Tax. Join us February 26th at 3:00pm EST to gain a full understanding of the tax before you send your payment... Read More