Failing to File a Statement of Information

Failing to File a Statement of Information

Consequences of Failing to File a Statement of Information California requires almost all corporations and LLCs to file a Statement of Information form every two years. This document keeps the Secretary of State’s Office up to date on the organization’s...
Nonprofit Merger

Nonprofit Merger

Factors to Consider Before Merging with Another Nonprofit A nonprofit merger can be an excellent way to further your cause and serve more people. However, there are a variety of factors your board of directors should consider before pushing forward with a plan of this...
Nonprofit Sales Tax Exemption

Nonprofit Sales Tax Exemption

Applying for a Sales Tax Exemption as a Poverty Relief Nonprofit Under California’s Sales and Use Tax Law, retailers who do business in the Golden State have to pay sales tax on just about every product they sell – unless the state grants them an...
Welfare Exemption

Welfare Exemption

Understanding the Welfare Exemption From San Diego to Sacramento, organizations throughout California work tirelessly to keep their expenses low each year. Most accomplish this feat by reducing waste, automating processes, and negotiating more favorable rates with...
How to Avoid Probate

How to Avoid Probate

How to Avoid Probate After Your Death Probate can be an expensive, time-consuming, and confusing process. As such, you might be wondering what you can do to help your family avoid it after you die. If so, you will be pleased to learn that there is a wide variety of...
Nonprofit Succession Planning

Nonprofit Succession Planning

Protect A Nonprofit – Nonprofit Success Planning You have spent years building your nonprofit into the success it is today. However, if you want to make sure it continues to serve your community long into the future, it is essential that you have a plan for what...
Business Lawsuit Protection

Business Lawsuit Protection

How to Prevent a Business Lawsuit from Crushing Your Business Every year, thousands of businesses in San Diego and across the state of California get sued by customers, vendors, and other parties. These business lawsuits can wipe out an organization’s profits or...
Executor of Estate in California

Executor of Estate in California

The Executor of Estate in California takes over for a person upon their passing.  They assume many responsibilities of the deceased individual. Tasks Performed By Estate Executors in California As you sit down to write your will, you most likely know to whom you want...
Nonprofit Fraud

Nonprofit Fraud

How to Protect Your Nonprofit from Fraud and Embezzlement Tens of thousands of nonprofit organizations across the United States fall victim to fraud and embezzlement every year. According to a study by the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (ACFE), the median...
How to Name a Business

How to Name a Business

Steps to Take Before Naming Your California Business or LLC Starting a new business in San Diego is always an exciting time. However, before you can begin reaping the rewards of your hard work, you need to give your organization a name. You will use your business name...