A List of Must Have Startup Agreements

Having all the right kind of contracts in place at the beginning of a business venture manages expectations and prevents conflicts with your business partners, customers, vendors, landlords…you get the idea.

Thus, I present you with a list of the most commonly needed agreements for any business startup:

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DIY Incorporation Kits by Stephen L. Nelson

I am a big believer in bootstrapping and DIY, especially when it comes to starting a business. One, you don't have much money to waste, and two, knowledge is power.  Thus, before you pay some incorporation service to essentially operate a fax machine for you, you may as well do it yourself all the way … Read More

NY S Corporations v. LLCs

NY S Corporations v. LLCs

Many small business owners end up deciding between a New York S corporation and a New York limited liability company (LLC) when choosing a formal legal structure for their New York business. Both entities offer limited liability and a startup friendly tax treatment. But which entity is right for your small business? The following are … Read More

licenses for online business

What licenses do I need to start an Online Business?

An online business is no different from any other business when it comes to licenses and permits.  Depending on the type of business you conduct, online or offline, you may need certain permits and licenses from three different authorities: the Federal Government, your State Government or your local authorities. Federal Permits and Licenses Federal Government … Read More