After forming a corporation, you must undertake certain steps on an ongoing basis to keep your business in compliance. These steps are also important in preserving the limited liability a corporation provides its owners. This guide outlines the ongoing requirements for Delaware corporations.
Delaware corporations should keep the following items with the corporate records at their principal place of business:
The following are taxation requirements and ongoing fees in Delaware:
Business licenses and/or permits are required for most businesses. The BizFilings Business License Application Package can help you stay on top of these requirements.
Delaware recognizes the federal S corporation election and does not require a state-level S corporation election.
View the following additional resources BizFilings has for forming and maintaining companies in Delaware:
The state in which you form your company can provide certain benefits.