In today’s post we’ve highlighted the key issues you’ll want to consider when forming a Washington corporation.
A few weeks back, we provided a checklist for forming an LLC. In today’s post we’ve highlighted the key issues you’ll want to consider when forming a Washington corporation.
Check the Business Name. As we mentioned with LLCs, you’ll want to make sure the name you want for your corporation isn’t already registered with the Secretary of State (which you can check here). For corporations, you’ll need to include some reference to the fact that the company is a corporation, such as “Inc.” “Corp.” or “Co.”
Articles of Incorporation. The “Articles of Incorporation” is the document you file with the Secretary of State in order to form your corporation. This document must include (at the bare minimum) the name of the corporation, the…