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Can you verify how your business is currently organized?Is that a solo proprietorship? or LLC? or a corporation?What is your proposed business structure ? choices are - a partnership; LLC classified as a partnership, S-corporation, C-corporation.
If you already have C-corporation - that would be very simple - you may sell some of shares you own to that new partner.
When the partner assume some of your personal debt - that is considered as a payment for shares.
Another option would be to issue additional shares based on ByLaws that were registered.
However - if you will sell a part of shares you own - that would be more simple and do not need to be registered.
The corporation will continue to use the same EIN - no changes.
In general - there is nothing you have to do as long as theer is NO changes in articles of incorporation.
C-corporation is design such a way that shares may be transferred / sold between shareholders and the corporation itself may sell or purchase its own shares.
Whether you want to documents any such transaction - that is between shareholders.
So you may have a sale /transfer document and may have signatures notarized - but that is not a requirement.
Correspondingly - shares may have assigned nominal value or not - that is based how the corporate was created.
Contributions of capital will be reflected on books and on the tax return.
Generally that is not listed in the articles of incorporation rather in operation agreement - and there is no need to amend the articles of incorporation.
But if you choose to put the name of the director specifically into the articles of incorporation - then - amendment must be registered and.
When you will do so - I might suggest to remove that information - so there will no need for amendment in future just because a new director will be appointed.