LLC Statement of Information Filing Online

The California Secretary of State is making several advancements with their website. Their goal is to make the website user friendly and allow more services online. For years Corporations were the only entities that could file the Statement of Information online. All of that has changed! Now you can complete your LLC Statement of Information filing […]

Forming an LLC in California

The American Dream of Business Ownership Many people dream of being self employed. Owning their own business and being the boss. We want to celebrate business owners. The dreamers, the doers, the achievers, the employers, the creators of jobs. Forming an LLC in California is one of the first steps. Forming an LLC in California You need […]

California LLC

Are you thinking about starting a California LLC? There are a number of things that you need to keep in mind. An LLC is a combination of a partnership, sole proprietorship, and corporation in a single entity. Below are some tips what what you may need to look into if you starting a California LLC. […]

Business Filings in California after December 17th

If you are looking to start a California Corporation or California LLC you might want to consider waiting until December 17th. California has a 15-day rule that allows you to file your business filings in California during the last 15 days of the year and NOT have to file a tax return for 2015. Waiting […]

FAQ’s on California Secretary of State Business Filings

Please see the most frequently asked questions when filing documents at the California Secretary of State below. Feel free to contact us at (916) 480-1225 or click here if you would like one of our agents to contact you!   Q: How long will it take to file my Secretary of State documents? A: The […]

Pros and Cons of an LLC

Pros and Cons of an LLC Has the thought of starting an Limited Liability Company (LLC)  lingered around for a while now? An LLC is a business organization that can be a combination between a partnership or a sole proprietorship and corporation. LLCs are known to allow a more flexible management agreement. They also give a lot of […]

California Secretary of State Forms

Trying to start up a business or maintain your current business can be quite costly. And it certainly does not help when trying to file documents with the California Secretary of State. The good news is that they have created California Secretary of State forms to simplified the way you prepare documents. Below is a list […]

What is a Statement of Information Filing?

A Statement of Information filing is required for all California corporations and LLC’s. Whether you are formed or registered to do business, your entity is required to file the form. A Statement of Information will update the Secretary of State of the changes to your business. It can be changes like updating new officers, managers, or even your […]

Benefits of Hiring DBS as your Agent for Service of Process

Who is required to have an Agent for Service of Process? All entities such as corporations and LLC’s are required to have a registered Agent for Service of Process. Whether you are starting a brand new California entity or registering to do business in California, the state requires your business to have an appointed Agent […]

Reviving an LLC in California

Reviving an LLC in California So, you just received a suspension notice from the Secretary of State regarding your LLC, what does this mean? An LLC may be suspended for a number of reasons. The California Secretary of State Office and the Franchise Tax Board are the two main bodies responsible for LLC suspension. LLCs are required […]