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What is a Registered Agent … And Do I Need One?

What is a Registered Agent … And Do I Need One?

When you created your LLC or Corporation, it made your business a separate legal entity from you personally.  And because it’s a separate entity, it also needs to state who can get its mail, who can accept service of process, legal documents, and government notices on...

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Moving Your Business

Moving Your Business

If you are moving your business to a new location, whether within the same state or to a new state, there are a number of things you need to update with your corporate documents and registrations.  If your address isn’t current, you may miss out on important notices...

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I Got My LLC – Now What?

I Got My LLC – Now What?

Yahoo - congrats on your new LLC! You are now a separate legal entity from your business and are able to have the legal protection that the LLC offers. And we can also now look at some higher levels of tax strategy that are open to you under this new structure. And...

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Buying a House as an Entrepreneur

Buying a House as an Entrepreneur

Buying a house when you are a business owner is totally different in so many ways from buying one when you are an employee.  While the process might be the same, the mortgage industry seems to think you are riskier as a business owner than when you are an employee...

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Tax Season is a Myth

Tax Season is a Myth

  Now that tax season is over (and you had a few extra months this year to get it together) -  we can all breathe a sigh of relief, right? Well, yes and no. It feels good to be ‘done’ with them for the year - but I want to encourage you to not stop thinking about...

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Alphabet Soup

Alphabet Soup

Let me start by first defining what the heck I mean by the corporate structure of your business - it’s just the kind of company that you have.  This is a registration process that you go through with the state where you live/operate your business. If you haven’t done...

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