Important state filings that are mandatory for all startups registered as Delaware C Corporations. Keep your company in good standing with the Delaware Division of Corporations and Delaware Secretary of State by filing your annual report and franchise tax every year. For most corporations, these forms must be filed every year by March 1.
Learn why most startups choose to incorporate in Delaware as Delaware corporations. Investors and founders prefer to incorporate in Delaware for many reasons. Learn about how to do a Delaware name search to check with the Delaware secretary of state to see if your company's name is already registered in Delaware.
By Greg Miaskiewicz • 6 min read
Delaware Annual Franchise tax explained for startup founders . Luckily, you won’t have to take a deep dive into accounting to use the alternate method, the Assumed Par Value Capital Method, used by most Delaware corporations.
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