There are many reasons someone would want to launch their LLC as soon as possible, everything from being able to open a business bank account to hiring employees. And, of course, the sooner your LLC is formed, the less time you’ll be vulnerable to liability and focus on building your company.
Depending on the state you file your LLC in, the filing time can vary by a few business days to several weeks. Luckily most states have the option to file your Articles of Organization (common name for the paperwork for forming an LLC) online through their respective Secretary of State website. This will usually be the fastest method to file, however certain states might require you to fax, go in person, or even mail the paperwork!
Thankfully, a majority of the states have an option to pay to expedite the filing speed. Unlike other competitors, we don't charge or delay your filing to up sell on rush fees. We file your paperwork as soon as we can and for certain states we can have your LLC formed within 1 business day!
Aside from the State filing time differences, you want to make sure you have provided all the necessary information required by each state to avoid unnecessary approval delays.
Again, states vary in what information they require from you in the LLC formation process, but here are some of the most common things they’ll want to know:
Here are a couple other things to remember when you're getting ready to form your company:
Even after you see that checkered flag and have your LLC officially filed with the state, there’s more to do to keep you from being disqualified. You’ll need to think about an operating agreement, EIN, tax registrations, permits, and licenses.
Let us worry about the bureaucracy and paperwork so you can focus on and continue grow your business!