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Incorporation

Learn how to incorporate your startup as a corporation and the advantages of using a Delaware C Corporation for your startup company. Capbase simplifies the process of incorporating your company in Delaware, issuing equity to employees, advisors and founders, and keeping your company in compliance with Delaware reporting and tax requirements. Topics covered include: How many shares should a startup company authorize when incorporating? Why do startups registered in Delaware? When is the right time to incorporate? What are the duties of a board director in a Delaware corporation?

How To Register A US Company From Canada In 10 Minutes

In this article we cover the What, Why, and How To's of registering a US business from Canada

Michał Kowalewskiby Michał Kowalewski • 10 min read

How Your Incorporation Decision Can Save Or Cost You Millions In Taxes

When it comes to the question of C Corp vs LLC, remember QSBS.

Jason D. Rowleyby Jason D. Rowley • 12 min read

Why European Startups Register in the US

Learn why European founders don't stay in their home jurisdictions and register their startups in Delaware.

Greg Miaskiewiczby Greg Miaskiewicz • 5 min read
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Delaware Flip: How to turn your non-US startup into a Delaware C Corp

Find out how to turn a company incorporated outside of the USA into a fully operational Delaware C Corporations.

Capbase Staffby Capbase Staff • 10 min read

How to Register a US Company from the UK in 10 Minutes

These are the steps founders based in the UK need to take to form a corporation in the US.

Capbase Staffby Capbase Staff • 7 min read

How to Register a US Company from India in 10 Minutes

Learn how to easily set up a company in the US from India.

Capbase Staffby Capbase Staff • 5 min read

The Ultimate Guide to Cap Tables for Startup Founders

Most founders have little clue about how cap tables work when they start their first startup. Keeping accurate records of your cap table is essential for startup founders if they plan on raising capital from VCs or selling the company.

Greg Miaskiewiczby Greg Miaskiewicz • 8 min read

Post-Incorporation Checklist: 9 Steps After You Incorporate Your Startup

We cover some of the important steps founders will need to take after incorporating their startup, like 83(b) elections, getting an EIN, opening a bank account & more.

Stefan Nageyby Stefan Nagey • 4 min read

How Startup Equity Works: Common and Preferred Share Classes

Startups typically issue common shares to founders, employees, advisors and consultants; they issue preferred shares to investors as part of venture financing rounds The preferred class of stock in a startup is typically subdivided into series, each representing a different round of financing, like Series A, Series B, and so on.

James Hottensenby James Hottensen • 3 min read

US Immigration Visas for Startup Founders

Learn about the different US visas for startup founders. Immigration visas such as the E-1, E-2, EB-5, L-1 and O-1 allow founders to live and work in the US while building their startups.

Greg Miaskiewiczby Greg Miaskiewicz • 3 min read

LLC vs. C Corporation: Issuing Equity to Employees

Issuing equity to employees in an LLC can be complex and require tax advice. Many startups prefer to incorporate as C Corporations because the process for issuing equity to employees is much simpler.

Greg Miaskiewiczby Greg Miaskiewicz • 5 min read

How to Register A Company in the US: Everything You Need to Know as an Overseas Founder

Registering in the US opens the door to venture funding for overseas startups. Learn about the process for registering your company in the US as a foreign citizen, including incorporation, taxes, visas and more.

Greg Miaskiewiczby Greg Miaskiewicz • 9 min read

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