Category: Start an LLC

  • How to Add DBA to an LLC

    How to Add DBA to an LLC

    Adding a DBA to an LLC can open up your business opportunities by allowing your company to conduct business under a different name. The process of adding a DBA, though, can be full of potential pitfalls.  Before acting, small business owners who are considering filing a DBA name need to fully understand what it means […]

  • How to Pay Yourself From an LLC

    How to Pay Yourself With an LLC

    In the excitement of writing a business plan and making your limited liability company (LLC) official by filing the right paperwork with the state, it’s easy to lose track of a small but important detail: how you’re going to get paid. Obviously, making money was at least a part of your motivation for starting a […]

  • How to Start an LLC in New York

    How to Start an LLC in New York

    Starting a small business in New York is exhilarating, rewarding, and—to be completely frank—overwhelming. A business idea is just the beginning. How do you start an LLC in New York? Careful attention to detail and a touch of perseverance during your LLC’s formation will lay a solid foundation that will set you up for the […]

  • What Is a Series LLC?

    As an aspiring small business owner, you’ve got so many ideas. Why start just one small business when you could launch a whole series of them? If you’re considering your options for multiple business ventures or investments, “What is a series LLC?” is only the first question you should ask.  There is a lot more […]

  • What Does LLC Mean?

    Small-business owners need to understand their options, and that means taking a closer look at LLCs. Companies that use this type of legally recognized business structure find a middle ground between the simplistic setup of partnership and the complexities of establishing a full-fledged corporation. Forming an LLC can affect the legal aspects of running your […]

  • How to Start an LLC in Texas

    How to Start an LLC in Texas

    There’s nothing quite like the feeling of setting off on a brand-new business endeavor. Starting—and growing—your own small business is an intensely challenging but deeply rewarding journey. Perhaps that’s why the vast majority of businesses in the United States are small businesses. The Lone Star State is no exception. The 2.6 million small businesses in […]

  • How to Start an LLC in Florida

    How to Start an LLC in Florida

    So you decided to make your dreams a reality by starting your own business in Florida. This time in your life is extremely exciting, envisioning all of the wonderful years ahead building and growing your business. You can also see how challenging it will be to get your business off the ground and keep it […]

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    How to Start an LLC in California

    So you want to start a business? Great! It might sound intimidating – and it is a lot of work – but many people have done it before. You can do this! According to the U.S. Small Business Administration, California has 4.1 million small businesses, which account for 7.2 million employees. If 4 million other […]