How to Start a Company in the USA

This step-by-step guide provides foreigners, non-citizens, and Americans living abroad with basic information about how to start a business in the U.S.A. It details how to form an LLC or incorporate your business in the U.S.A., establish a U.S. bank account, allow your business to accept credit and debit…

Inspiration From How Famous Companies Were Formed

Many of today’s largest and most successful companies started small, with little or no outside funding. The key to their success lies in the resourcefulness of the founders, their ability to muscle through early setbacks, and their controlling interest in the companies they started.

Tips for Overcoming Common Barriers to Finalizing the Creation of a Company

If you’re like most entrepreneurs, the idea of starting a business is exciting. The nuts and bolts of company formation, less so. It’s like asking a kid whose been outside riding his bike all afternoon to come in and do his homework. On top of the fact that filling out paperwork can be a monotonous chore…

Top Mistakes to Avoid When Creating a Company

Running a successful business can be tough, though. About 20 percent of small businesses fail in their first year, and only half of small businesses are around to see the five-year mark. The best way to improve your odds of long-term survival is by avoiding some of the mistakes that newbie entrepreneurs fall into.

S-Corp vs. C-Corp: A Guide for New Businesses

Once you have decided to incorporate your business, you will have the task of deciding whether to set it up as an S corporation or a C corporation. This decision will have a serious impact on your tax situation, as well as, your ability to scale your company. This is not a decision to be taken lightly.

LLC vs. S-Corp: Which One is Right for You?

Deciding how to incorporate your business can be a confusing and somewhat arduous task. There are a lot of things to think about and sometimes the answers might not be as cut-and-dried as you would like to think. Getting started on the right foot is important. It will set you up for long-term success.