Can I incorporate my business myself?

Can I incorporate my business myself?

I am often asked by new business owners whether they can “just form the business entity themselves.”  It is a common question because new business owners operate on tight budgets and want to save money wherever they can. The two alternatives for using a lawyer are non-lawyer filing services (the ones that’ll do it for […]

Do I Need to Register My Business Federally?

Do I Need to Register My Business Federally?

There is a common misconception that when setting up a business entity one should “register her business federally” first.  Before we get into the nitty gritty of that, let’s discuss terminology. There is no such thing as “registering your business federally.”  When people use this phrase, they are often referring to the process of applying […]