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Holiday Hours

Holiday Hours

The Incorporators Ltd. will be closed on December 24th and 25th in celebration of the Christmas holiday. We will also be closed on January 1st for New Year's Day. All orders placed during these holidays will be processed on the next business day. 

We would also like to remind you that if you need to close your business before year end, we will stop taking cancellation and dissolution orders on December 28th to ensure we can process them in time. 

How to Close Your Business Before Year End

How to Close Your Business Before Year End

It has been a challenging year, particularly for many small businesses. According to the US Chamber of Commerce, "Only four in 10 (40%) of all small business owners believe their business can continue to operate indefinitely without having to shut down permanently."   

If it's time to say goodbye to your business, we can help you close up shop so that you're not accruing taxes in to 2021.

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Elements of an LLC

Limited Liability Companies (LLCs) are one of most popular entity types - and for good reason. Business owners form LLCs to limit personal liability, enjoy tax benefits, increase legitimacy, and more. Plus, Delaware has fixed annual state franchise taxes regardless of business size or number of members. You can learn more about why Delaware might be right for your business here.
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Veterans Day Hours

The Incorporators will be closed on Wednesday, November 11th, in observance of Veterans Day. We are grateful to our veterans for their service and keep them in our hearts today and every day. 

All orders placed on Wednesday will be fulfilled on Thursday morning.

Election Day Holiday

Election Day Holiday

The state of Delaware offices, including the Division of Corporations, will be closed on Tuesday, November 3, 2020 in observance of Election Day.

The Incorporators Ltd. will also be closed, as we follow the state schedule for holiday closures. Any orders received on Tuesday will be processed Wednesday morning.

We look forward to participating in the democratic process and encourage you to do the same. 

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All About Foreign Qualification

What is Foreign Qualification?

Foreign Qualification is the process of registering a business in a state other than the state it was originally formed in. An entity may do this when they conduct business in multiple states or because they, for tax reasons, have formed their company in a state other than their home state. 

When You Need Foreign Qualification

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Return Day: A Delaware Holiday

  A quick glance at the Delaware state holidays calendar shows that November is a busy month for holidays. Election day, Veterans Day, Thanksgiving, Black Friday...Return Day? You’ve probably never heard of Return Day before. That’s because Return Day is a holiday specific to Delaware. What is R...
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What is Service of Process?

We've all seen it on TV and in movies - someone abruptly hands an envelope to a character and says, "You've been served". It's a dramatic moment that you probably think would never happen to you. But as a business owner, it very well could. 

Today we're taking a look at what service of process means, how likely you are to...

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What to Do if Your Company is Not in Good Standing

One of the most common documents that companies need periodically after they form their entity is a certificate of good standing.

All states offer some form of a certificate of good standing, sometimes called a certificate of status, status certificate, certificate of existence, or certificate of authorization. They are typically issued by the Secretary of State in the state where...
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Labor Day Holiday

The Incorporators Ltd. will be closed on Monday, September 7th in honor of Labor Day. We will reopen on Tuesday, September 8th at 9am EST. Any orders placed on September 7th will be processed the next business day.

We hope you enjoy a healthy and happy holiday.

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Partnership for Services in All 50 States

In January of this year we announced our strategic partnership with Universal Registered Agents. After years of working together, it was a natural fit to proceed with formalizing our partnership.

Since then, we have continued to provide exceptional customer service to our existing clients and have welcomed new clients through URA.

We are excited to announce that thanks to this partnership...
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What to Do if Your Preferred Business Name is Unavailable

You've made plans. You've chosen a name for your new business. You are all set to open up shop. You place your order to form your LLC or corporation and...you hit your first roadblock. The business name you selected is unavailable. What now? 

The good news is that it may not be an issue. Let's take a look at how...