Year end Accounting

Year End Accounting It will practically wake you from your peaceful slumber dreams of a winter vacation to Hawaii (or Iceland, we don’t judge). It will make you pace back and forth, talk to yourself, and eventually be the cause of forgetting to stop in mid day to grab lunch. What is this dreadful event? […]

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 […]

5 Things to Avoid when Starting Your Own Business

Starting a business won’t come easy to A LOT of us.  There are a lot of things to learn when embarking on this journey. We may find ourselves handling situations on a trial and error basis. Or if we’re lucky, we might end up with a team that help make the load just a bit lighter. Questions […]

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 […]

Biggest Reasons why a Business Fails

The success and failure of a business may seem to be influenced greatly by luck or fate. In reality, there are common mistakes that cripple a business no matter how well it has been rooted. One of the obvious reason is the failure to manage cost or anticipate a hike in the cost of managing […]

Advantages of a Corporation

Are you thinking about starting a corporation in California? Here are some advantages of a corporation. First of all, What is a corporation? A Corporation is a business entity that is legally separate from it’s owners. Thus, a corporation is seen as a legal “person” that can pay taxes, enter into contracts, and incur debts separate from its owners. You […]

Hiring Employees In California

Here are some main procedures when hiring employees In California: 1. Background Check If you are thinking of hiring employees in California, you will need to go about it the right way. The first thing you should do is conduct a background check on the potential new hires. However, you are forbidden by law to […]

Managing Priorities Before They Manage You

Ever looked at your fingers and wondered why they are different heights? There is a lesson we can learn from that. Just as all our fingers are useful but not the same height, so are the activities in our lives. This includes all things in life. As much as we feel the need to do […]

Areas of the Business an Owner should Outsource

What Areas of the Business an Owner should Outsource? One person can handle only limited number of tasks. It is simply because one cannot be an expert on everything. At some point it becomes necessary to seek help from people who specialize in their fields. It is important to know what areas of the business […]

Forming an LLC in California

Contrary to what people have been led to believe, forming an LLC in California is pretty straightforward. That said though, it is still possible to fall foul of some little known rules and regulations regarding how Limited Liability Companies should be formed, registered and start operating in the state of California. The following is a […]