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US expansion

US expansion
20 Nov 2018

Question the Questions:

Question the Questions is a report from Octopus Ventures that provides a stress-tested guide to international expansion, powered by insights...
Written by Octopus Ventures
US expansion
19 Nov 2018

Question the Questions Resources

First Ask Should you expand abroad? 15: Hello Fresh link: https://www.hellofresh.com Should you enter the US? Is the timing right? 18: Y-Plan...
Written by Octopus Ventures
US expansion
15 Nov 2018

Which taxes are you liable for?

Corporation Tax Corporation Tax is collected at Federal, State and sometimes District level. It is applied at graduate rates to the net profits...
Written by Octopus Ventures
US expansion
15 Nov 2018

Where will your office be?

Where will you locate? New headquarters or subsidiary? If you’re setting up a new HQ, you’ll be sourcing most functions in your business....
Written by Octopus Ventures
US expansion
14 Nov 2018

How do you set up in the US?

How do you establish a US corporate entity? When and why incorporate a US entity? If a non-US company is generating revenue and profit in the...
Written by Octopus Ventures
US expansion
14 Nov 2018

Who is on your US advisory board?

When Yext, a B2B tech company that powers location data in search results, wanted to grow its customer reach in the US, its team was intentional...
Written by Octopus Ventures
US expansion
14 Nov 2018

Can you sell like an American?

Communication American culture is direct and emotionally expressive. Even if you’ve spoken English your whole life, its style might not come...
Written by Karan Mehta
US expansion
13 Nov 2018

Guiding Questions

First ask the fundamental questions… Should you expand abroad? • What is the potential in the home market? • What are the limitations in...
Written by Octopus Ventures
US expansion
6 Nov 2018

What is your budget?

Many founders underestimate how long it will take to establish operations in the US. When planning, many companies found it crucial to have someone...
Written by Karan Mehta
US expansion
6 Nov 2018

Which visa do you need?

For a summary table of visa requirements by visa type, download the Question the Questions report below and check out page 34. A straightforward...
Written by Karan Mehta