Partnership to LLC, Sole Proprietor or LLC, Criminal History, Experience Credit and Good Standing in NV

We bust a ‘move’ for our first contractor! Share an LLC fact to ‘re-member’ and end up in ‘good standing’ for a NV contractor but it won’t be without a cost… Q:  I’m going to form a new Limited Liability Company (LLC) in California to obtain a Contractor’s license.  I haven’t moved there yet.  Does the LLC need … Continue reading Partnership to LLC, Sole Proprietor or LLC, Criminal History, Experience Credit and Good Standing in NV

Citation Suspension, Contractor Liability, Self-Employed Experience Credit and RME

Any test taken is always a bet you hope to win. Sometimes passing it is the only way to ‘win, place or show’ as our first contractor discovers. There are times when the label placed on something is almost ‘self-explanatory’, but not always as we learn in a ‘liability’ question followed by another on restoring … Continue reading Citation Suspension, Contractor Liability, Self-Employed Experience Credit and RME

RME, Corporate to LLC, Address of Record and Original License Waiver

How to change ‘horses’ in midstream and end up on the same ride. Ditto, this ‘inactive’ answer and a couple more complex contractor issues with expert assistance in discovering where ‘truth’ lies… Q:  You were originally helping us with transferring one of our Officer’s Sole Owner license number to our newly formed Corporation.  The transaction would have … Continue reading RME, Corporate to LLC, Address of Record and Original License Waiver

“C-54”, Merging Licenses, CA “C-10” and NV “C-2d”

Here’s the distinction, an expert can tell immediately when something looks similar but really isn’t the same. In contractor licensing that is crucial in getting it right the first time. Because, contractors know ‘time is money’ is exactly right… Q:  I need to obtain a “C-54” (Tile) and a “C-61”/”D-34” (Prefabricated Equipment) contractor’s license in California.  I … Continue reading “C-54”, Merging Licenses, CA “C-10” and NV “C-2d”

Outside CA Fingerprinting, NV Financials, RME and Disassociation Requirement

Process. It seems life is about learning the process. For contractors dealing with complex rules and interpretations of regulations that’s a high-level learning curve! That’s why expert assistance is always helpful when it’s your turn to learn. Process this… Q:  As you know, you very recently submitted an application for our company to obtain a CA … Continue reading Outside CA Fingerprinting, NV Financials, RME and Disassociation Requirement

NV “C-3B”, AZ Qualifier, CA “C-15” and “C-22” Asbestos

Some things may sound the same in contractor’s licensing, but the reality depends on your ‘state’ of mind. Another contractor working over a border gets a choice in ‘one from column A, or one from column B’ in order to be legally licensed, and oh yeah, there’s one more thing for assisting this last contractor… … Continue reading NV “C-3B”, AZ Qualifier, CA “C-15” and “C-22” Asbestos

RMO, CSLB Testing Sites, Out-of-State Fingerprinting and Worker’s Compensation

With lots of rebuilding commercial and residential properties in fire-damaged areas across our state contractors from elsewhere are coming West. Others are adding to their opportunities with new classes, new entities and lots of ‘qualified’ help is needed Q:  We are going to be adding a classification to our license.  We will be using the same Responsible … Continue reading RMO, CSLB Testing Sites, Out-of-State Fingerprinting and Worker’s Compensation

Disaster Cleanup, RME/RMO, Duplicate Fingerprints and ‘Shotcrete’ Licensing

Some questions ‘generally’ take longer to ask or explain than others! So, let’s start there. I will also lend a ‘hand’ on a fingerprinting problem and help ‘clean up’ a disaster-related issue on appropriate licensing in Paradise and other fire damaged communities… Q:  If a company has a Responsible Managing Employee (RME) who holds the “A” … Continue reading Disaster Cleanup, RME/RMO, Duplicate Fingerprints and ‘Shotcrete’ Licensing

“B” Inactive, Bonds, Insurance, Class Waivers and Fingerprinting Officers

We make a great team! Your questions and my answers help everyone learn. Another part of our team is the CSLB who helps keep the playing field level for all our licensed contractors. Contractors can also play a significant role in spotting unlicensed, and unfair, competition. Not to drive this nail too deep, but this … Continue reading “B” Inactive, Bonds, Insurance, Class Waivers and Fingerprinting Officers