We recently incorporated a C-corp in Delaware through Stripe atlas a little over 2 weeks ago.
Due to founder disagreements, we want to dissolve the company now.
I am not a US resident nor do I live there. I'm based in Canada on a Work permit.
Like to know
A) The complete costs of dissolving the company (Delaware, legal fees, minimum franchise tax...) and how long it'll take?
B) As a non-us resident should I file taxes for dissolving the c-corp?
1 Answer from Attorneys
First, it is easier and less expensive to dissolve a corporation that has had no business activity. So the first you should do is pause on anything you might want to do so you have a chance to consult with an attorney before complicating the circumstances.
Second, merely forming a corporation does not necessarily mean that taxes ought to be filed in tandem with the dissolution.
As I noted, if the corporation had no activity then it should be a straight forward matter to dissolve it and that would also mean that it will cost less.
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