By: CorpNet, Incorporated.
Incorporation, especially forming a limited liability corporation, is
necessary to limit your personal liability. It gives your business a
separate legal entity and builds a protective shield around the owners,
shareholders, directors and others whose interest lies directly or
indirectly in the company. It also safeguards your name and brand at the
Though incorporation can be a cumbersome process, online filing companies like CorpNet make it a piece of cake by taking care of all the paperwork involved and guiding you with the right course of action. So, how does CorpNet fare vis-à-vis their competitors in the incorporation industry? Here is what you can expect:
Akalp and Nellie Akalp, the husband wife duo are the founders of
CorpNet. They are the pioneers of the 'Do it yourself' kind of online
filing services that exist today. Since 1997, working under different
business names and services, they have the experience of forming more
than 100,000 LLCs and corporations for businesses in all states of USA.
CorpNet is a BBB accredited business and holds a rating of A+ from them.
Since they mainly serve small businesses, their pricing is quite down to earth. With services starting from just $79, CorpNet turns out to be an extremely affordable choice for your incorporation filing. Most of their order forms clearly mention the fees you’d be charged for filing along with the state agency fees. They also offer certain free services like free trademark search, free business name search and free business consultation.
CorpNet offers a wide range of legal services related to both - starting a new business as well as running an existing one. For new business, they can help you with incorporation, forming of LLC (Limited Liability Company) and filing a DBA (Doing Business As) in any of the states of USA. If you don't need the whole incorporation package, they also offer separate services for corporate name search, reservation and registration, filing trademarks, getting business licenses, registering with the State Revenue, and more.
If you are already in the business, they can
help you with the regular filing stuff, corporate compliance and legal
advice. This may be related to preparing of corporate minutes, changing
of business name, filing of annual report, and so on. They have come up
with a cloud based Corporate Compliance Tool called B.I.Z. (Business
Information Zone). It facilitates alerts for filing annual reports and
other documents, timely tax reminders, and viewing and printing of
Apart from incorporation services mentioned above, you may often need help with other aspects of your business. For example, you may need a legal help or consulting on variety of reasons. The company offers monthly subscription plans which allow you to talk to licensed attorney for a small monthly fee.
Businesses can also rely on various other offering provided by CorpNet. Some
of these includes tax due dates and deadlines reminders, monitoring
multiple businesses from single account, article of dissolution, article
of conversion and much more.
CorpNet has a toll free number that is accessible Monday to Friday from 7 AM to 5 PM PST. All other time, you can reach them through Fax and email. They are also present on Facebook and Twitter but these are not the official support channels; though they allow you to post and message through their Facebook page as well.
If you are not satisfied with their services, CorpNet offers a full refund of your filing fees within 30 days of buying their services. This of course excludes the fees paid to state and government agencies and other third parties.
Incorporation is a delicate
job and you would do well to entrust it only to a trustworthy company.
CorpNet has definitely proved its mettle and established itself as a
reliable, convenient and affordable service provider in the filing
industry. Whether you are looking to incorporate your existing business
or start a new one, you can safely go with CorpNet, especially if you
happen to be a small business owner.