You “need to” if you want to fully protect yourself from liability. Depending on the goods your e-commerce site will sell, it might be required. Mostly likely not though. Nonetheless, your personal assets could end up being vulnerable to suppliers & unhappy customers by failing to incorporate / form your company. Also – you’ll run into problems opening up a bank account for your business w/o being legally registered. Finally, customers are less likely to trust your business if you’re not a legitimate company.
Registering your company is pretty straightforward. However, it’s important to pick the right business form and most advantageous state for you to incorporate in. To help you decide that, go talk to a lawyer. You can receive a free consultation from skilled startup attorneys at. Our legal platform makes it super easy for