How to Start an LLC
Learn how to form a limited liability company in 5 simple steps using our free guide. By making the process easy to understand, we'll get you on the path to forming your LLC, launching your business, and ultimately achieving your dreams. You'll also learn about LLC taxes, business banking and credit card options, and more.
If you'd rather not do it yourself, you can avoid expensive attorney fees by having a reliable LLC service handle everything on your behalf.
Five Basic Steps to Start an LLC:
- Step 1. Select a State
- Step 2. Name your LLC
- Step 3. Choose a Registered Agent
- Step 4. File the Articles of Organization
- Step 5. Create an Operating Agreement
Learn the Basics of LLC Formation
Before jumping into the LLC formation process, you should familiarize yourself with key terms. Visit our learning page before you get started. There you can find helpful information and also access free legal documents for your business.
You can't form an LLC without a registered agent. Learn what it is, and whether you should get a registered agent service.
Find out whether or not your state requires this document, why you may need one, and where to get it!
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