Delaware Court of Chancery
The Delaware Court of Chancery allows companies to resolve disputes quickly with a judge rather than a jury. This court is widely recognized as the nation's preeminent forum for the determination of disputes involving the internal affairs of the thousands upon thousands of Delaware corporations and other business entities through which a vast amount of the world's commercial affairs is conducted. Its unique competence in and exposure to issues of business law are unmatched.
Delaware Tax System
The tax system in Delaware is favorable to businesses. Companies that are incorporated in Delaware but do business in other states don't have to pay corporate income tax in Delaware.
Due to the high volume of corporate cases in Delaware, attorneys can look for precedents or rulings on past cases and in many disputes, outcomes can be more predictable.
Delaware General Corporation Law is updated frequently to take into account new business and court development. This is ensured through the working relationship between the Delaware Law Committee, the Delaware Legislature and Secretary of State.
Quality service provided by the staff of the Division of Corporations. Filing can be completed in one hour if required. 2 hour, 24 hour and same day services are also provided. The staff constantly strives to assist when required and provide excellent service at all times.
General Corporation & LLC Law
Delaware is the home for over one million entities which includes 64% of the Fortune 500 and over half of the publicly-traded companies. All these entities have chosen Delaware because of General Corporation Law which is updated annually to provide for the needs of the business community, the nationally respected Court of Chancery, the close working relationship with the State Government and the timely services provided by the staff of the Division of Corporations.