How to Draft a Standard Operating Agreement on Your Own

How to Draft a Standard Operating Agreement on Your Own

If you're ready to DIY your business's SOA, we've got the tips to show you how to write an Operating Agreement to keep you legal and save you hassle.

14 Common Business Licenses You Might Need

14 Common Business Licenses You Might Need

Starting your business is an exciting and busy time. You need to get everything in order before you launch, and one of the most important legal requirements is business licensing. Business

Need a Physical Address for Your Business?

Need a Physical Address for Your Business?

Here are a few reasons as to why you’d want to maintain an address other than your home for your small business, and how you can go about getting one.

Here are Your Step-by-Step Instructions for Form SS-4

Here are Your Step-by-Step Instructions for Form SS-4

Need to get an EIN for your business? Learn how to fill out form SS-4 to get your tax number, or have Incfile do it for you. Read more.

Does a Registered Agent Count as Having Nexus in a State?

Does a Registered Agent Count as Having Nexus in a State?

Understand what it means to have a sales tax nexus, and if having a registered agent in a state means you automatically have a nexus there as well.

Do I Need a Peddler’s License for My Door-to-Door Business?

Do I Need a Peddler’s License for My Door-to-Door Business?

Sometimes door-to-door companies need a peddler’s license to legally operate a business. Learn more about the requirements.

Trademark vs. DBA — Can You Have One Without the Other?

Trademark vs. DBA — Can You Have One Without the Other?

You have a lot to consider when putting together your limited liability company. From assembling your team to establishing your mission, there’s a lot to be done before you finally

Do I Have to Contact a Lawyer to Do a Trademark Search?

Do I Have to Contact a Lawyer to Do a Trademark Search?

Want to know how to check trademarks to get a brand name for your business? We’ll explain your options — with or without an attorney! Learn more.

How Much Does a Registered Agent Cost?

How Much Does a Registered Agent Cost?

How much does a registered agent cost? If you’re on the hunt for a registered agent for your company, here’s how to get started with your search.

How to Find Out If a Business Name Is Already Registered

How to Find Out If a Business Name Is Already Registered

Wondering if the business name you want is already registered? Read our guide to help you begin the search process and confirm that your name is available.