Do I Need an LLC or a Business License?

Do I Need an LLC or a Business License?

Your LLC and business licenses go hand in hand. Learn about the differences and which you should obtain to keep your business running smoothly.

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

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

When you decide how to name your company, you’ll need to decide whether you want a trademark or DBA name or, perhaps, both.

If You’re Not a U.S. Citizen, Can You Get an EIN for Your Business?

If You’re Not a U.S. Citizen, Can You Get an EIN for Your Business?

If you're not a U.S. citizen and wondering how you can get an EIN for a foreign entity, we have all the details. Read more.

Risks of Being Your Own Registered Agent

Risks of Being Your Own Registered Agent

Being a business owner comes with a lot of responsibilities, but being your own Registered Agent should not be one of them. Learn why.

Do’s and Don’ts of Getting a Virtual Address for a Non-U.S. Resident Business

Do’s and Don’ts of Getting a Virtual Address for a Non-U.S. Resident Business

Setting up shop and establishing a business in the U.S. as a non-resident may be easier than you think, and you can do it from anywhere in the world.

Can You File a Trademark on Your Own?

Can You File a Trademark on Your Own?

Trying to figure out how to file a trademark on your own can be complicated. Learn more about your options to protect your business.

14 Common Business Licenses You Might Need

14 Common Business Licenses You Might Need

It's important to stay compliant with business license regulations to keep your company running smoothly. Learn about some of the most common licenses here.

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.

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.