Month: January 2020

Why you need a registered agent and how to pick the best one for your business.

January 27, 2020

ThAn important aspect of incorporation that you should be aware of is the registered agent. If you’re a first-timer, you may be wondering what a registered agent is and what they do. Here are the three main reasons why you need a registered agent: They represent you. Most states require that you have a registered … Continued

Not Sure Where to Start? Start Here – INC 101

Diagram of the business start-up process
January 22, 2020

Are you thinking about forming a corporation or LLC?  Not sure where to start? Start with this checklist: Check business name availability: Choose a first and second choice of name for your business, preferably one that clearly defines its function while allowing your organization to stand out from the competition. Make sure you check its … Continued

Understanding the Corporate Kit

Deluxe Corporate Kit with contents and various colors available
January 20, 2020

Also known as “record keeping 101” the corporate kit is a must-have for new corporations and LLC formations. One of the most important things a company must do to stay in compliance and good standing is to keep required records.  After forming a corporation or LLC (Limited Liability Company), documentation of company procedure and general … Continued

Federal Tax Lien Scam

January 16, 2020

The latest scam to target business owners claims that a warrant has been issued to a taxpayer because of unpaid tax obligations. As with previous scam efforts, the letter goes on to warn that the warrant could result in arrests or other criminal action if the taxpayer doesn’t pay immediately. In some cases, the fake … Continued