10 steps to incorporating in Nevada
Setting up a company in Nevada is a straightforward process and can be completed within 2 weeks. Without our Client travelling to the US state, Healy Consultants’ preferred local registered agent will complete all procedures on their behalf. An overview of starting up a company in Nevada include:
- Before Healy Consultants Group PLC commences the engagement, our Clients must i) settle our Nevada engagement fees ii) e-sign and email return the engagement letter and iii) courier us the required due diligence documents;
- Our in-house country expert drafts a detailed project plan to map out, week by week, each step to engagement completion, optimizing transparency and setting Client expectations;
- Next, our incorporation team will assist to determine the optimum corporate structure pertaining to our Clients’ business activity and submit the preferred company name to the Nevada Secretary of State. If our Client intends to trade with a different business names, Healy Consultants Group PLC will assist to secure a Fictitious Name Certificate from the County Clerk’s office.
- Upon company name approval, our registered agent will then prepare quality business registration forms for our Clients’ signatures and courier return. After the forms have been signed, our experts will file i) the Initial List detailing the company officers and ii) Articles of Organization with the Secretary of State;
- After the company is legally incorporated, Healy Consultants Group PLC’s in-house incorporation team will assist our Client to apply for a State Business License for our Clients’ company from the Nevada Secretary of State website. This license is required before our Client can legally commence business operations in Nevada.
- Depending on the business activity and location, our Clients may be required to apply for i) a zoning ordinance, ii) additional local (county) licenses and iii) special operational permits. If applicable, Healy Consultants Group PLC will secure the same from the State Department of Taxation and County Clerk Office;
- After the company has been incorporated, our experts will apply for EIN (Employer Identification Number) for our Clients at the IRS (Inland Revenue Service). EIN will be required by our Clients when filing the tax returns;
- Although not mandatory, Healy Consultants Group PLC can also assist our Client with corporate bank account opening. Our bank account opening team will liaise with the bank to prevent our Client from having to travel for an account opening interview;
- If required, Healy Consultants Group PLC will assist our Client in i) finding business premises in Nevada ii) recruiting local and expatriate staff and registering as an employer with the State Department of Business and Industry;
- Following engagement completion, Healy Consultants Group PLC will courier a full company kit to our Client, including original Nevada corporate documents, unopened bank correspondence and a Client feedback survey.
Checklist of important documents required to incorporate a Nevada company
- Individual shareholders – attested passport copies and address proofs of all foreign shareholders, directors and company officers;
- Corporate shareholders – attested corporate documents including Certificate of incorporation, Articles of Association, Certificate of Incumbency or register of directors and shareholders;
- Articles of Organization, Initial List of company officers, State Business License, and County specific special license.
Frequently asked questions
What is the estimated time period for completing Nevada business incorporation?Healy Consultants can assist our Clients incorporate a Nevada company within 5 weeks.
Will I be required to appoint a company secretary when incorporating a company in Nevada?No. Although a company secretary is not required, you will be required to appoint a registered agent.
What Nevada company incorporation services can Healy Consultants offer my firm?
As Nevada incorporation service providers, Healy Consultants will assist our Clients with i) company registration ii) business license registration iii) immigration solutions iv) employment strategies v) business banking solutions and vi) office rental requirements.
Our experts are Nevada business incorporation specialists and will send our Clients weekly updates till engagement completion.
How much share capital is required to complete the company incorporation process in Nevada?Only US$1 is required to incorporate a company in Nevada.
Is there a business video which highlights some of the advantages in Nevada?Yes. Please click on the following link to find a video on tax advantages in Nevada.