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.

Stock Amendments in a Delaware Corporation By
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Regardless of the reason you may need to amend your company stock, if you own a Delaware company, you possess the ability to quickly and easily make changes to your business entity’s charter in order to meet your needs... Read More
Are You Operating in Minnesota with a Delaware Company? By
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Harvard Business Services helps clients obtain Foreign Qualification and a Certificate of Authority in Minnesota and also can act as the company’s Registered Agent in Minnesota... Read More
Why Convert Your Tax Status from S-Corp to C-Corp By
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The most common change in taxation status is from a C corporation (usually a General Corporation) to an S corporation in order to allow for pass-through taxation of income or loss. This is typically done to avoid double taxation of corporate income... Read More
What Happens when You Don’t Pay Your Franchise Tax? By
If you miss a Franchise Tax payment for your Delaware company, this will always be on the record with the Delaware Division of Corporations, even if you pay all the past due Franchise Tax and bring the company back into good standing... Read More
Business Bank Accounts for Delaware Companies By
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If you own a Delaware LLC or corporation, here’s what banks typically require in order to open a business bank account... Read More
Why June 1st Is an Important Deadline for Delaware LLCs By
If you have a Delaware Limited Liability Company (LLC), series LLC or Limited Partnership (LP), then the date of June 1 is critical to your business entity. June 1 is the deadline for paying you company’s annual Franchise Tax fees... Read More
Change Your Company Name: Certificate of Amendment By
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Learn how to easily change a company’s name. We'll help you file a Certificate of Amendment, which alters your company name quickly and painlessly with the state... Read More
Creating an Operating Agreement for Your Band By
One of the most common and straightforward ways to define the structure is to form an LLC for the band. Forming the company means creating an LLC Operating Agreement, which allows the band to formalize roles and responsibilities of its members... Read More
Free Webinar: Franchise Tax for Delaware LLCs By We will be hosting a free webinar for last-minute questions on your LLC Franchise Tax. Join us May 29th at 2:00pm EDT to gain a full understanding of the tax before you send your payment... Read More
Delaware Certificate of Good Standing: FAQs By
Delaware Certificate of Good Standing
Banks, angel investors, VC investors and other reasons you may need a Certificate of Good Standing. This certified document, which is produced by the Delaware Secretary of State’s office, is required for real estate closings as well as accounting and legal matters... Read More