End 2019 in Good Legal Standing

End 2019 in Good Legal Standing

December 19, 2019

Businesses in Nigeria that operate as both Business Names and Limited Liability companies are subject to internal and external compliance requirements. It’s important to set some time aside this year end to examine the status of your business and ensure you are in good standing with the law.

The end of the year is the perfect time to get compliant and end the year in good legal standing whether its setting up a new business to commence operations in the new year, upgrading a Business Name to a company, registering your intellectual property rights for your business or making sure your compliance filings are all up to date. As you take time reflecting on the work done in 2019 while also making business plans for the new year, www.618bees.comcan do all the leg work for you in the below listed areas:

  • Company Incorporation services
  • Business Licenses & Permits
  • Annual Returns Filings and Compliance services
  • Amendments, Modifications & Name Changes
  • Name Checks & Reservations
  • Trademark Search and Filings
  • Copyright Filings
  • Patent and Design Filings
  • Corporate Amendments
  • Corporate Searches
  • Land/Property Searches
  • Certificates of Good Standing
  • Corporate and Personal Income Tax
  • Bookkeeping and Payroll services
  • Corporate Kits & Supplies
  • Customized Bylaws & Resolutions
  • SON Registration
  • NAFDAC Registration
  • Annual Meeting Minutes
  • Contracts and Agreements Review
  • Contracts and Agreements Drafting
  • Acquisitions/Mergers
  • Dissolution/Winding Up/Cessation of Business
  • Pioneer Status Application (Tax Exemption)
  • …………all services provided in all 36 States and the FCT!

We hope you find this information helpful. Feel free to reach out to us via our dedicated Call Center lines; +2349017190079 (WhatsApp available) or 01-2803791 or by email via hello@618bees.com. We look forward to assisting you with all of your business filings and year-end compliance filings.

Let’s close out 2019 strong and make sure you and your clients are set up for success in 2020!

 

Team 618 Bees

 

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Frequently Asked

  • What additional documents do I require to file my Annual Returns?
  • Do I need a Company Secretary?

    A limited liability company (LLC) must have a company secretary.

  • What is an execution clause in a contract?

    This is the section in which the parties sign the contract or agreement.

  • What are the benefits of Registering with SON?
    1. Product traceability in the Nigerian market
    2. Detection of counterfeit products
    3. Barriers to the circulation of substandard goods
    4. The official SON Product Registration Logo and number are displayed on registered products.
  • What is classified as personal data?

    Name, photograph, personal health/bio information, account/financial information, phone number, Address, date of birth, place of birth, Email address, etc.

  • What is eligible for Patent registration?

    Patents are granted for the invention of products or processes. However, for it to be patentable, the invention

    • Must be new,
    • Must have an inventive step that is not obvious to someone with knowledge and experience in the subject,
    • Must be capable of being made or used in some kind of industry and not be, a scientific or mathematical discovery, theory or method, a literary, dramatic, musical or artistic work, a way of performing a mental act, playing a game or doing business, the presentation of information, or some computer programs, an animal or plant variety, a method of medical treatment or diagnosis,
    • And must not be against public policy or morality.
  • What are the product categories available when registering with NAFDAC?

    The product categories include: Food, Cosmetics, Drug, Medical Device, Agro-Chemicals & Pesticide, Veterinary Products, Vaccines & Biologicals, Herbal and Nutraceuticals and Water

  • What’s the difference between a business name and an LLC?
    • A business name is a sole proprietorship, usually owned and managed by one individual only. Legally, the sole proprietor and his business are one. It simply means an individual trading with an alias. The sole proprietor is personally liable for all business related obligations.

    • A limited liability company on the other hand is a separate business entity from the individuals that hold its shares and act as directors. Legally, it’s a separate business entity and a person on its own who can transact business, own property separate from its owners and can sue or be sued. 

  • What is a trademark?

    A trademark can be any word, sign, symbol or graphic that you apply to your company, goods or services to distinguish them from those of your competitors; for example, a brand, product or company name, or logo. The trademark serves as a badge of origin for your business and its brands and products, and can consist of words, logos, slogans, colours and shapes, or a combination of all of these.

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