May 9

May 9, 2017

Pennsylvania – Tax Amnesty Program Ends June 19

Pennsylvania – Tax Amnesty Program Ends June 19

The Department of Revenue mailed courtesy letters to the last known address of taxpayers eligible for the 2017 Tax Amnesty Program which ends on June 19.  Participation in the tax amnesty program permits abatement of penalties, collection and lien fees and 50% of the interest due.
May 4

May 4, 2017

West Virginia – Nonprofit Incorporation Fee Increase

West Virginia – Nonprofit Incorporation Fee Increase

Senate Bill 547 signed by the governor April 21 and effective July 7 increases the filing fee from $50.00 to $100.00 for nonprofit corporation Articles of Incorporation and authorizes expedited service fees up to $500.
May 3

May 3, 2017

LIVE WEBINAR: State Foreign Qualification; Pitfalls for the Unwary May 24, 2017

LIVE WEBINAR: State Foreign Qualification; Pitfalls for the Unwary May 24, 2017

State Foreign Qualification; Pitfalls for the Unwary May 24, 2017 @ 2 p.m. ET What does it mean to qualify to do business in a foreign state, and is it something your company needs to do? What happens if you don’t qualify? Are there legal ramifications? If you are a corporate attorney, are you prepared to advise clients on the matter? Not all business activities require you to qualify, but failure to do so can leave your company facing negative…
May 3

May 3, 2017

LIVE WEBINAR:  Choosing an Entity Management Solution: What you Need to Know to Manage and Protect your Subsidiaries June 15 2017

LIVE WEBINAR: Choosing an Entity Management Solution: What you Need to Know to Manage and Protect your Subsidiaries June 15 2017

What you Need to Know to Manage and Protect your Subsidiaries  June 15 @ 11 a.m. or 2 p.m. ET Managing your subsidiaries doesn’t have to be a tedious manual process. On Thursday, June 15, at 11 a.m. ET or 2 p.m. ET (link), register for our webinar and we’ll discuss how technology can help you streamline your processes. We’ll explore the top 10 factors to consider when evaluating an entity management system. You’ll see how CSC’s integrated solution can…
May 3

May 3, 2017

Nevada – State Business Registration Filing Name Change Effective July 1

Nevada – State Business Registration Filing Name Change Effective July 1

Assembly Bill 13 (Chapter 5) signed by the governor March 30 and effective July 1 changes the name of “state business registration” to “state business license” to be obtained at the time of filing the initial or annual list.
May 2

May 2, 2017

Indiana – Legislation Amends Business Code Pertaining to Cooperative Name Use

Indiana – Legislation Amends Business Code Pertaining to Cooperative Name Use

Senate Bill 90 signed by the governor April 21 and effective July 1 prohibits a business entity that is not a cooperative entity from using the term “cooperative” or “co-op” in its entity name or advertising.
May 1

May 1, 2017

Tennessee – Nonprofit Organization Definition Broadened to Include Nonprofit Gaming Law Organizations

Tennessee – Nonprofit Organization Definition Broadened to Include Nonprofit Gaming Law Organizations

Senate Bill 924 signed by the governor and effective April 28  broadens the definition of “nonprofit organization” for purposes of the Nonprofit Gaming Law to include certain 501(c)(3) organizations that have been in continuous and active existence in Tennessee for three years immediately preceding the event date listed in an annual event application.
Apr 28

April 28, 2017

Idaho – Bill Amends Drafting Error in LLC Act

Idaho – Bill Amends Drafting Error in LLC Act

Senate Bill 1091 (Chapter 100) signed by the governor March 20 and effective July 1 amended a drafting error in the Limited Liability Company Act regarding events causing LLC dissolution.
Apr 26

April 26, 2017

Arkansas – Legislation Amends Recording of Deeds

Arkansas – Legislation Amends Recording of Deeds

House Bill 1940 (Act No. 656) signed by the governor March 27 and effective 91 days after adjournment (projected as May 19) allows a deed to be recorded by the county clerk without an affidavit of compliance or a receipt showing proof of tax paid attached to the deed, if the transaction is exempt from real property transfer tax.
Apr 26

April 26, 2017

New case notes provide insight for New York business law

New case notes provide insight for New York business law

Business attorneys working with New York entities need a comprehensive resource to stay on top of legislative changes and new case law in the State. CSC®Publishing’s New York Laws Governing Business Entities is that resource, providing corporate attorneys and in-house counsel with the latest changes to business laws and the most up-to-date annotations from New York state and federal courts. The Spring 2017 Edition is updated through Chapter 7 of the 2017 Session, including updates to the Not-for-Profit Corporation Law…