Certificate of Incorporation

By IncNow | Published October 8, 2013

A document (often one-page) filed with the Secretary of State that sets forth the corporation’s name, Registered Agent, authorized stock, and certain other information which is required or permissible to be included according to the Delaware General Corporation Law. This is the “charter” for the corporation; the corporation is formed as of the time this document is date-stamped received.

When deciding where to form your company, consider that Delaware has advantages over your home state that may benefit you. Go