Business Resource Center

In these resources, CT's expert professionals offer thoughts and tips on keeping up with your business entity compliance and keeping your company in good standing. We highlight current trends and important aspects of compliance and governance for any company. Equipped with this information, you'll be better prepared to make the right decisions for you and your business.

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The choice of registered agent, like the choice of entity type, formation state and name is one of the earliest and most important decisions for a business. Often, choice of registered agent is not always given the same level of attention. Our recently updated white paper makes you are aware of some of the problems associated with the use of an individual as registered agent.
While the Chinese government has made gestures toward adopting CSR norms in recent years, the intensity of its efforts has increased. This is likely due, at least in part, to anger over pollution among many Chinese people—anger which has helped spur tougher environmental regulation and legal oversight.
What Is a Professional Corporation? A professional corporation (PC) is a corporation that provides organized to provide services by professionals that must have a state license. (Some states refer to a professional corporation as a professional association (PA) or a service corporation (SC).)
A limited partnership allows great flexibility in managing the business and dividing the profits. There must be at least one partner with unlimited personal liability for the business debts.
Discover the key factors that affect international compliance, and which countries are considered the most complex for doing business
A Federal Employer Identification Number (FEIN) is used to identify your business entity and is issued by the IRS. Because this is required to open a bank account and employ workers, it is typically essential for all businesses to obtain an FEIN upon formation.
Deciding where to incorporate or form a business is no easy task, but it’s important to think holistically about the benefits your state of incorporation can provide.
The Global Market Entity Identifier (GMEI) is a new federal regulation for companies that trade or are counterparties to OTC derivatives. Non-compliance can put your company’s ability to trade OTC derivatives at risk.
A GMEI (Global Market Entity Indentifier) is a unique 20-character code associated with a single legal entity that enters into over-the-counter (OTC) derivative swaps.
In order to run a successful business, you must spend money. Fortunately, many business expenses are tax deductible--if you follow these rules.