The OS for Startups

The simplest way for founders to launch and run a startup. Incorporate in Delaware, issue equity, raise funds, stay compliant, and manage everything your business needs – in one browser tab, from anywhere.

The OS for Startups

Why startup founders love Capbase

Rogelio Caceres, Founder & CEO

Global RCG Inc.

Capbase is a revolutionary, must-have solution for the founding teams at any startup today. The amount of value packed into the platform is huge.

Kamila Staryga, Co-Founder & CEO

Rita Health (Women AI Inc.)

Capbase is an excellent service that allowed me to be organized, professional, and diligent as I set up my company and raised funds.

James Kouzinas, Co-Founder & CFO

Clutch Wallet

Handling everything from incorporation and share issuance, to contractor hiring, and general compliance, the platform is delightful to use. I wish I used it in my first two companies!

Capbase is now part of the Deel family! 🎉

Deel, the global payroll and compliance platform, has acquired Capbase. We're pleased to report that by partnering with Deel, we can help more startups hire, issue equity, and stay compliant globally!

Incorporate & stay compliant


Form a Delaware corporation

The corporate structure investors expect from startups


Register in 3 business days

We are a licensed registered agent, authorized to make state filings


Create compliant contracts

An investment-grade legal foundation for your startup


Keep your documents safe

A secure data room for all your contracts


Take control of your equity


Purchase founders’ shares

Issue shares to co-founders and set vesting schedules, including 83(b) election


Issue shares to employees

Attract top talent with restricted share & stock option awards


Track ownership in your cap table

Your cap table is automatically updated when you issue equity to employees, consultants & advisors


Raise funds from investors


Issue SAFEs & convertible notes

Track the fundraising process, from generating the contracts to signing and wire transfers


Keep track of how much of your company investors own

Your cap table automatically updates when investments are completed


Breeze through due diligence

Easily export your cap table & document room for review


Focus on building your startup instead of paperwork & compliance

To get started, you have to:

  • File articles of incorporation in Delaware
  • Set up a board of directors
  • Adopt bylaws
  • Sign your founder equity contracts
  • Sign IP assignment contracts
  • Get an EIN for your company
  • Set up a bank account
  • Purchase your shares
  • Or you could:

  • Use Capbase
  • Everything your startup needs for less than the cost of one hour with a top-tier law firm

    Save $25,000+ on software & services for your startup
 when you sign up with Capbase

    • Payroll for Startups

      30% off SaaS fees for the first year when using Deel for payroll & compliance

    • Insurance

      Save up to 25% on business insurance for your startup with Vouch

    • Cloud Computing

      As a Capbase customer, you are eligible for up to $5K in AWS credits

    • Spend Management

      Capbase companies get 25,000 points in statement credit after $1,000 spent

    • Banking

      Streamlined bank account creation on Mercury for Capbase customers

    • Bookkeeping

      Capbase companies get $200 off Pilot first year sign up

    • Marketing + CRM

      Capbase companies get 30% off HubSpot marketing and sales software for the first year, and 15% off ongoing

    • Communication

      Capbase companies get 25% off eligible plan upgrades for 12 months. Terms apply.


    What does Capbase do?

    We’re the startup that helps other startups start up. Hundreds of startup founders use our platform to manage the legal and financial side of their companies, like incorporating in Delaware, state business registrations, compliance, hiring employees, issuing equity, managing their cap table and raising funds from investors.

    What does Capbase cost?

    An annual subscription costs $999. The annual price stays the same until you raise a priced round, like your Series A. Startups typically save thousands of dollars by using Capbase, as compared to law firms and other software solutions.

    Does Capbase offer customer support?

    Yes, you can always ask us any questions about our product or the startup process. Send us a note over email or live chat, and we’ll get back to you promptly!

    What if I already incorporated my company?

    You can still use Capbase to set up your employee stock plan, issue equity, manage your cap table and raise funds from investors. Contact us and a member of our sales team will happily walk you through the process of getting your existing company set up on our platform.

    Get off to the perfect start

    Capbase helps you set up your company the right way, from the very beginning