What services will you need?
As a non-resident resident in the United States living outside of the U.S., you have difficulties configuring your American entity. It has no social security, it does not have a US address, it is physically out of the country and probably has little understanding and experience of the United States legal and fiscal system.
Thus, unlike a US resident or citizen, the incorporation process is more complex and you need to make sure that you consider all the different services you will need if you want to do well.
This is really basic. Here you will receive a company to prepare and present on behalf of the various US business training documents with the Secretary of State of Delaware. It is important to choose an experienced company that will help you to draft your documents in a way that not only meets all the requirements of the state, but also supports your future operation in the United States (and, for supposed, the growth). You also have to verify that the incorporation company that offers you offers you the option to present the incorporation documents through the Expedite state service, which allows a 24 hour response time. The cost of this service is $ 300 to $ 500.
Entrepreneur identification number
Once you have formed your Delaware business, you must obtain the employer identification number of the Internal Revenue Service (IRS). This number is also known as the company's tax identification number. Normally, this should only be a technical procedure, fill out forms and approve the application by the IRIN EIN department. However, one of the requirements established by the IRS for the EIN is to include in the application the Social Security number of the United States of the Company. This is where the process is complicated, because you as a non-US resident does not have this number. Only a knowledge and an experienced company can overcome this topic (legitimately, of course) and obtain the business identification number for your American company even when the official is not have a Social Security number in the U.S. The cost of this service ranges from $ 100 to $ 200.
Resident agent, US address and mail forwarding
The following service to keep in mind is your U.S. address for various purposes. First, there is the resident agent. This service is mandatory as the Delaware State Secretary's request from each Delaware company to have a local person (could be a Delaware resident or a Delaware business) acts as the agent of the Delaware Company to accept the service process. This person must be approved by the State to provide this service. You need to make sure your US incorporation offers you this feature; Otherwise you will not be able to complete the training of your company in Delaware. In addition to the resident agent, you should also consider having a business address, which you will use with customers, sellers, banks and other parties. This will be the address of the US company and should be an address that offers easy access and the possibility of accepting emails and packages on a regular basis. You also have to verify that with the US address, there is another feature, Email Forwarding. This service allows you to receive an email every time an email arrives for your business and that the mail is sent to your foreign address at your request. The cost of this service is $ 300 to $ 500.
Bank account and merchant account
Most non-US residents decide not only to establish a US company but also to use it to do business with US customers. They often want to open a commercial bank account and a merchant account (this account allows the company to accept credit cards from customers as a payment) for your American business instead of banking through your commercial account foreigner The fact that as a non-US resident who is out of the US, it really does things difficult at the time of opening a bank and merchant account. There are thousands of US banks with various policies and procedures. Some allow the opening of remote accounts and some mandate that the account will open personally to the bank, some require multiple proofs of their residence and nationality and some require a bank reference letter and other documents that demonstrate the # 39; business history It is very important that your American incorporation company understand your unique situation and have the possibility to introduce you to banks that match your requirements and work with you until it has been approved by a bank of the States United and a merchant account provider. The cost of this service is $ 400 to $ 900.
Although the creation of a Delaware company for a non-resident resident in the United States is not a simple task, it is certainly feasible with the right signature signing. Choose your business training company in the United States wisely based on all the issues covered in this article to make sure you start your business trip to the United States the right way.
About Arik Rozen, CPA
Mr. Rozen is a Certified Public Accountant; has a bachelor's degree in accounting and M.B.A. (majority in finance). Mr. Rozen has 20 years of experience in taxation, public accounting and financial management, many of them specialized in taxes and additions to the United States for non-residents. In recent years, Mr. Rozen has helped hundreds of clients to join the files in the United States and present their tax returns to the United States.
Source by Arik Rozen