Incorporation · Asset Allocation

Where should I incorporate my business?

Martina Glorens Lead Copywriter bei MeMyselfAndI

September 15th, 2016

Wondering if I should incorporate my business on the region where I live or if I should just go with Delaware. I am looking to build a high growth business that will require significant outside investment.

Doug Bend Legal Counsel For Entrepreneurs @DougBend • Real Estate Broker @BLGProperties

September 15th, 2016

It is a cost/benefit analysis.

There are many reasons why more companies are incorporated in Delaware than any other state.  This article highlights a few of the reasons why half a million businesses, including more than half of all U.S. publicly-traded companies and 60% of Fortune 500 companies, have incorporated in Delaware. 

The article also outlines the biggest drawbacks to incorporating in Delaware and explains why it is not a one-size-fits-all solution.

Brendon Whateley Founder at Kugadi

September 15th, 2016

Given your description, incorporating as a C-Corp in Delaware is the only reasonable option.