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When to File a Patent, a Trademark or a Copyright

Do you know when to file a patent, a trademark or a copyright? We break down the differences between these three protections here.

Should You File an Intent-to-use Application With the USPTO?

You need to register your business name, but what is the best way to file a trademark? Here’s why you should consider an intent-to-use application.

Behind The Scenes With Incfile: Obtaining an EIN

Do you need to obtain an EIN for your business? Learn how to get your business EIN quickly with these insights from our latest blog.

Do you Need to Purchase an EIN from Incfile, or Can you File an EIN Yourself?

If you’re forming an LLC or corporation, you will need to obtain an Employer Identification Number (EIN). This number identifies you to the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) and is a

​How to Set up a Virtual Office: Everything You Need to Know

A virtual office can be a great way for your small business to save on overhead costs while increasing profits and expanding its reach. Because it exists primarily online, a

How Is an LLC the Same or Different From a Business License?

While an LLC operates on state statutes, getting a business license is much more specific. Licensees are authorized to operate in a geographical area — most commonly the county or city in which you are based.

If You Have a Series LLC, Does Each LLC Need Its Own Registered Agent?

This cost savings sometimes applies to your company’s Registered Agent as well. Depending on the state rules where you set up your Series LLC, you might only have to set up one Registered Agent for the entire Series LLC.

How to Be Your Own Registered Agent in Florida

If you want to be your own Florida LLC Registered Agent, you need to be aware of a few possible risks and downsides, and decide whether you really have the time and capacity to be a Florida Registered Agent in addition to running your business.

Something to Consider When Starting Your Biz: Do You Need a Virtual Business Address?

Consider this virtual business address (also called a virtual mailbox address) as a kind of a mail forwarding service. You won’t be bogged down by endless amounts of junk mail — and you’ll get some amazing perks along with it,