State Government and Business Resources

Using a business structure such as a corporation or a limited liability company can bring you many benefits such as the protection of your personal assets, an increased ability to secure loans and investors, and a greater capacity to plan for the growth of your business, amongst others.

While there are many pluses to creating your business using Delaware’s laws, you should familiarize yourself with the requirements of the states within which you are going to be conducting business. The information each of the states has provided online can help you decide how to set up your business to your best advantage.

Each state government requires you to register as a foreign corporation if you’re incorporated in another state and you are “doing business” in their state. Each state also defines “doing business” in a slightly different manner.

Use our state links pages to learn more about the filing requirements, taxes, legislation, loan opportunities, and economic climate for the states where you will be transacting business.