Why Delaware is the Ideal Place to Set Up Your Business in US

The USA holds the first position in economy among the most developed countries of the world. The nation is a collaboration of 50 states, which are depicted through the US flag that sports 50 stars. Delaware, with its capital Dover, is located in the Eastern Seaboard, comprises 3 countries, namely, New Castle, Kent and Sussex, and is termed as ‘Small Wonder’ and ‘The Diamond State’. The state inherited its name from Delaware river.

Major Benefits of Starting a Business in Delaware

Even after being a tiny state, Delaware has challenged the other nations to a great extent. The major gigantic companies of the world, like Apple, Microsoft, Coca-Cola etc., have been incorporated in Delaware. It has been in the practice of establishing itself as the hub of corporations. The key business sectors in Delaware are healthcare, education and aviation.

An entrepreneur needs to understand the benefits that he/she would avail after establishing one’s company here. The key benefits that an entrepreneur gains by setting business roots in Delaware are:

  • Delaware is known worldwide for having business-friendly corporate laws
  • The corporate tax rate in Delaware ranges from zero to 6.6%, and the place is therefore termed as a tax haven
  • In legal aspects, Delaware holds a separate Court of Chancery to sort out corporate cases
  • Foreign individuals are exempted from personal tax
  • The board members of a company here need no to be residents of Delaware
  • Delaware has been increasingly attracting investors because of its corporate environment and pro-business reputation

Keeping in mind the above benefits, we can say that if you are looking to set up your business in USA, Delaware is an ideal platform for it. The state is considered as a hub of corporations and also one of the best platforms for IT start-ups.

Types of Companies in Delaware

Delaware allows for the incorporation of a variety of companies in its umbrella. Let’s have a look at the types of companies that can be incorporated or established in Delaware.

  1. Delaware Limited Liability Company (LLC)
  2. Delaware Series LLC
  3. Stock General Corporation
  4. Close Corporation
  5. Public Benefit Corporation
  6. Non-Profit Corporation

Steps for Company Incorporation in Delaware

Companies planning to grow their business in international borders need to follow certain rules and regulations while establishing its business. Here are the steps to incorporate a business in Delaware.

  1. Name your corporation
  2. Choose a registered agent
  3. Certificate of Incorporation needs to be filed
  4. Creation of Operation Agreement
  5. Obtain an Employer Identification Number (EIN)

A Few Interesting Facts…

Apart from being a corporation magnet, Delaware is also known for:

  • Being the narrowest state in the United States
  • Tax-free shopping
  • Its nickname: “The First State”
  • Its peaches
  • The world’s largest poker-game platform
  • The world’s tallest LEGO tower

Intriguing, isn’t it?

Do you hold a business idea? Do you want to establish your company’s roots in this business-friendly tax haven?

International exposures help a business to capture foreign markets. Although it involves risk, the return on investment is huge. Business Setup Worldwide helps in establishing businesses all around the world. It accompanies as a guide and helps one to settle the legal procedures and incorporate businesses in the corporation magnet. We have a portfolio of satisfied clients, who have given international wings to their business models, capturing foreign markets. For further information or any query, do contact us. We’d would be happy to assist.

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Sultana Arifah completed her PGDM in Marketing, is keenly interested in Digital Marketing, and wants to pursue her career in the same field. Her hobbies include reading books and microblogging.