In both Wyoming and Delaware, the two states Firstbase.io incorporates a business, require a company to be represented by a registered agent. Failure to have a registered agent will result in the dissolution or revocation of the company.
Aside from providing peace of mind, a registered agent will make sure you don’t miss important information involving your business, including your tax payments or lawsuits. The registered agent will look out for your best interests, especially if you are a foreign business owner, so you can focus on what’s really important: running your business.
Having a registered agent responsible for these crucial tasks means you can operate your business remotely with confidence in compliance. Additionally, the registered agent will also keep copies of your company’s most important documents, such as your company’s certificate of formation or incorporation, as a backup for emergency situations.
A registered agent will allow you to maintain flexible business hours and operate in an entirely different country or continent. The registered agent must be available from 8 am to 5 pm every weekday. By designating a third-party registered agent service, you can operate freely without concerning yourself about any time zone differences.
Finally, a registered agent can also offer business and personal guidance. They will be happy to provide you with additional support if your business runs into a problem or if any questions arise.