How to Start an LLC

Learn how to form an LLC in a few simple steps using TRUiC's free guide. By making the process easy to understand, we hope to get you on the path to forming your limited liability company, and ultimately achieving your dreams. Forming your LLC is as easy as selecting your state!

Five Easy Steps to Start an LLC

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 incorporate.

Find out what type of LLC you will be forming. Why should you form an LLC instead of a S-corp or C-corp? What are some of the benefits you’ll get by incorporating?

Find out whether or not your state requires this document, why you may need one, and where to get it!

You can’t form your LLC with the State without a registered agent. Learn what it is, who you can choose, and whether you should get a registered agent service.

You’ll only need to get workers’ comp if you have employees – learn more about workers’ comp for when your business expands.

Journey of an Entrepreneur

Starting a business is both a challenging and rewarding experience. From coming up with the perfect business idea to growing and establishing your company, TRUIC’s free guide offers practical help at every step.

Use our interactive Business Ideas Tool or browse our list of over 100 businesses to discover great business ideas suited to your goals, interests and lifestyle.

Whether you’re looking to start a home business, open an online store, or launch the next big tech company, our step-by-step guide takes you through the process of getting your business off the ground in no time!

We’ve gathered all the information you’ll need to get your LLC up and running. You'll find specific links, documents and information for your state's company formation process.

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