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Confusing Business Registration Terms and How to Make Sense of Them

They say the only things certain in life are death and taxes. We believe that list is incomplete. We believe the only things certain in life are death, taxes and the eternal confusion caused by the various names corporate documents can go by across different jurisdictions. In this post, we’ll look at some of the most confusing business registration terms and common documents that go by a variety of names so that you can know what someone is talking about even when you don’t. Read more

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Beneficial Ownership Reporting Requirements are Coming

Late last year, the Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN) proposed the implementation of the beneficial ownership information reporting provisions of the Corporate Transparency Act, a bill designed to address “the disclosure of corporate ownership and the prevention of money laundering and the financing of terrorism” ( The proposed rule lays out “who must report beneficial ownership information, when they must report, and what information they must provide” (FinCEN). Read more