If you’re in the process of forming a business, you’re likely realizing that there are many criteria that you need to consider. One of those options is stock. While LLCs cannot issue stock, corporations can do so. In fact, some states require corporations to issue stock to shareholders. However, owners have some flexibility in the..
Congratulations! You’ve successfully formed your first company after filing Articles of Incorporation with your local Secretary of State’s office. Unfortunately, the administrative process of incorporation is not yet complete. There are a few more things that you’ll want to do to ensure maximum success. One of the steps you need to take after incorporation is..
Last year, Congress passed a new business tax law that overhauled the entire financial system. Not only does the law impact individuals, but it also affects small business owners as well. As the year comes to a close, it’s critical that small business owners understand how the new business tax law will impact the returns..
If you’re an independent contractor working remotely, you have likely acclimated yourself to your billing and invoicing system. After completing a project, you’ll submit an invoice for the work that you completed. Your client will then pay you, often via PayPal, Google Pay, or some other similar platform. At the end of the year, you’ll..
Typically, new business owners must register as an LLC in every state in which they’re conducting business. But what about online companies who would like to register as an LLC? When it comes to filing requirements, online companies have significantly more flexibility when it comes to choosing the state in which to register. Instead of..
Many entrepreneurs are intimated by the thought of starting their own business. They have an innovative idea that they could use to make a difference but are fearful about clearing the hurdle and opening their own company. This is especially true once entrepreneurs realize they must choose between things such as limited partnerships and LLCs…
There may come a time when a business owner wishes to dissolve an LLC. It’s important to remember that owners need to put as much effort and care into dissolving their LLC as they did when they created their LLC. Unfortunately, many business owners do not dissolve their LLC correctly, and it ends up jeopardizing..
In the current economic climate, there are more and more property owners who are renting their properties out in order to either cover their mortgages or increase their income. However finding suitable tenants can be difficult and despite obtaining references, vetting tenants and performing background checks, the upshot is that you can never be 100%..
The Fibonacci sequence is used by many foreign exchange traders in their trading strategies. The sequence of numbers, which was discovered by the mathematician Fibonacci has proven to be quite uncanny in determining market movements. Trading systems that use Fibonacci numbers don’t really use the numbers but rather the ratios associated with the numbers. Each..
When the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) announced its intention to create new generic top-level domains (gTLDs) and began accepting requests, over 150 companies ponied up big money to apply for 1,930 new gTLDs (1,816 gTLD requests use the Latin alphabet). The impending launch of these gTLDs is a big deal for both brands and..