Each state has different requirements for forming a limited liability company (LLC). Whether you are starting a business or incorporating a business already in existence, you'll want to understand the state requirements for LLC formation.
At BizFilings, we clearly outline our fees and the Maine state fees. When you view our pricing to form an LLC you plainly see:
The LLC name must end with "Limited Liability Company," "LLC" or "L.L.C." The name cannot be any name that is the same as or deceptively similar to that of any domestic or foreign-qualified LLC without authorization. The name cannot utilize a reserved name. The name shall not contain any word or phrase indicating it is organized for any purpose not permitted by Maine law.
The following are Maine’s requirements for the members/managers of LLCs:
The document required to form an LLC in Maine is called the Articles of Organization. The information required in the formation document varies by state. Maine's requirements include:
Maine allows professionals, such as accountants, attorneys and physicians, to form a professional limited liability company (PLLC).
After forming a limited liability company (LLC) , you must undertake certain steps on an ongoing basis to keep your business in compliance. These steps are also important in preserving the limited liability an LLC provides its owner(s). This guide outlines the ongoing requirements for Maine LLCs.
The following are taxation requirements and ongoing fees for Maine LLCs:
Business licenses and/or permits are required for most businesses. The BizFilings Business License Application Package can help you stay on top of these requirements.
The state in which you form your company can provide certain benefits.
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