In this article, we will talk about which legal processes should be followed to establish a company in the United States. Especially in recent years, the development of e-commerce and the size of the American economy in the world market has led to an increase in people’s quest for establishing and investing in the US. We will also give information about establishing a company in the US through the internet, which is frequently brought up with the spread of the internet.
Is it possible to establish a company in the US through the Internet?
Contrary to popular belief, it is not possible to establish a company in the United States only by registering online. Internet registration is part of the company setup process. However, in order to complete the legal process of establishing a company in the United States, other procedures must be performed. However, since we are a legal registered agent in Delaware, you can make it possible by trusting and consulting us. We can handle the process without your visit to the United States.
Business Registration Steps
- Deciding Business Type
The first thing is to decide on the business type. At this point, you need to decide which business type is right for you.
- Location of the Business Registration
If you are a US citizen, it is better to form your company where you are physically located. However, if you are a non-resident or non-citizen of the US, then you should pick the best state for your business. Delaware is the most business-friendly and low-cost state for non-residents of the United States.
- Getting a Registered Agent
Having a registered agent is an important step in order to set up a company in the US. The Registered Agent is the person authorized to receive the company’s notices, denunciation etc. from the state.
- Registering Business
To establish a company in the United States, the company must be registered. We can help you with the registration of your business. This process is the registration of your certificate of incorporation in the state.
- Getting EIN
Every business in the United States is required to obtain an Employer Identification Number (EIN) to start a business. It is like a Social Security Number for your business. It is essential for the identification of your business and tax purposes.
- Getting a US mailing address if applicable
In order to open a business bank account, most banks in the US require a US mailing address. We can help you by getting a US mailing address for you.
- Opening a US business bank account
You can open a business bank account as soon as you get your EIN. You can contact us if you need an EIN.
- Getting an ITIN if applicable
If you are a non-resident of the US and not eligible to obtain SSN, you may apply for the Individual Taxpayer Identification Number (ITIN). It is a personal tax ID number for individuals who are required to have US taxpayer identification.
- Paying annual fees on time to maintain the company
After all these processes, the last step is very important. You might think that it is a relaxing time, but you should be careful more than ever. Because if you do not maintain your business according to the US laws, your visa, immigration and tax issues might be at risk.
For further inquiries, please feel free to contact us. We work hard to set up your company and maintain it running properly.