Marin Jedis

Random tips and tricks to living well in Marin

Fresh oysters

go to hog island for lunch on mon, tue, wed for shuck your own oysters Boca Tavern has $1 oysters on Wednesdays, all day! buy at tboc and shuck and eat them at Millerton Point State Park

  • Updated 18 days ago by vince
Create an LLC in California

This is what it costs to have an LLC in California: One time registration fee: $70 Statement of information: $20 (every two years) Annual franchise tax: $800 (every year) Steps: Check that your nam...

  • Updated about 2 months ago by vince
Bringing on a foreign partner in an LLC

The non US partner files a W7 (https://www.irs.gov/forms-pubs/about-form-w-7) before filing their tax return to get an ITIN. You normally have to file the W7 with the tax return but there's an exce...

  • Updated about 2 months ago by vince
Flying to Hawaii using Korean Air miles

Go to Korean Air's website Add everyone to the same family plan by clicking on "My Family Plan" and then "Add a member" https://www.skyteam.com/en/flights-and-destinations/flight-finder (https://ww...

  • Updated 3 months ago by vince
Drive to the city

Park on the street if you can or here's a list of parking garages Best option is the BikeLink : SFMTA Sutter Stockton Garage (https://www.google.com/maps/place/BikeLink+:+SFMTA+Sutter+Stockton+Gara...

Getting an expedited passport from a Passport Agency

See if you're eligible here (https://travel.state.gov/content/travel/en/passports/requirements/where-to-apply/passport-agencies/san-francisco.html) Make an appointment at https://passportappointmen...

Getting good passport photos

I just paid $16 to get passport photos taken and printed at Walgreens and they were awful. I have photoshop so I'm thinking of maybe just printing my own. I also found out about PhotosMarin (http:/...

Take the Ferry

Check ferry schedule (http://goldengateferry.org/schedules/Larkspur.php) leave the house 40 mins before departure. if departure is at 10:10am leave the house at 9:30am Download app (http://goldenga...

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