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Alabama Small Business Startups
We are very excited about helping you form your new company. For over a decade, IncSmart has helped people from all over the world create startups in America. Small business is the heart of IncSmart. When you call, email or text, you will know you are in the right place from the personal attention you receive. Think Smart. Think IncSmart.
Alabama Registered Agent
An Alabama Registered Agent, also called a statutory agent or resident agent, is a company or person, residing in Alabama, that has a physical address in the state and is open during business hours, and accepts legal service and notices from the Secretary of State on behalf of a Corporation or LLC.
- Fund your company with a business checking account
- Apply for a business license and pay the renewal fee each year
- File your Federal Tax Returns each year
- File your State Tax Returns each year
- Include an income or loss on your Personal Tax Returns each year
- Pay your annual fees to the Secretary of State each year
- Pay your annual fees to the Registered Agent each year
- Maintain your books with resolutions each year
- Have your Annual Company Meeting each year
- Update your bylaws and operating agreement each year
- Issue stocks and membership certificates each year
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Alabama Business Plans By David Lanlias
Along with your Bylaws and Operating Agreement, business owners must prepare a Business Plan that includes your marketing strategies. A banker or SBA will need a Business Plan before they can help you. A good business plans will help avoid the pitfalls that occur to small companies that do not plan their future.
The marketing plan should include traditional and e-marketing. The cost of implementing your business plan should not cost you an arm and a leg. It should be proportional to your business size, volume and growth potential. This may include print advertising, radio, television, cable television and mass mailings. Your marking plan should include the development of a website.
Company owners should be honest with themselves and create a mission for the company. A mission statement should be kept close and followed. This way you can create a solution before the problem becomes insurmountable. Surround yourself with trusted advisors such as bankers, CPAs and attorneys.
Alabama Annual Fees and Taxes By Jack Cohen
After filing your entity with the Secretary of State, it is time to have your bookkeeping and tax planner in place. Income tax, payroll tax, state tax, sales tax and property tax. We are being taxed left and right and someone needs to care for your new company. Today, many businesses turn to CPAs for help. They will become a trusted advisor on major business and financial decisions. They can give advice on running and managing a business, and help manage your growth potential. Mostlenders prefer financials prepared by CPAs
A CPA will show you the mosteffective accounting systems for your type of business. Advice on tax preparation, personal financial planning, and auditing services are important. They will alsoadvise you on deductions and how to separate your personal and business expenses.The tax codes are complex and taxes for a business are more complicated than for an individual.
Good record keeping is an essential requirement for monitoring the financial health of your company. There is an efficient and practical way for you to keep your financial records in order. CPAs can provide services outside their home state The Uniform Accountancy Act provides
Registered Agent Services
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The registered agent you appoint for your company will receive legal service and government notices on your behalf. The Articles of Incorporation or Organization for both domestic and foreign entities ask for the address of the Registered Office to receive service of process. The Service of Process is a notice of a summons or lawsuit.
Owners of Corporations and LLCs can serve as their own registered agent. There are some disadvantages of being your own Registered Agent however. As the gent, you must be open five days a week during normal business hours Monday through Friday. This may prevent you from traveling. You could miss important deliveries. Some states charge hefty fees for changing registered agents as well.