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.
Cost to form a Mississippi LLC
At BizFilings, we clearly outline our fees and the Mississippi state fees. When you view our pricing to form an LLC you plainly see:
BizFilings’ package prices.
BizFilings offers three incorporation service packages from which you can choose.
State fee for standard turn-around.
Our pricing clearly shows the state fee to incorporate in Mississippi with standard turn-around.
You will see the BizFilings and state fee, if any, for expedited turn-around.
Our pricing also clearly displays the BizFilings and state fee, if any, for issuing a Certified Copy of the Certificate of Formation.
The LLC name must end with "Limited Liability Company," "LLC" or "L.L.C." The word "Partner" or variations cannot be used in the name of an LLC. The word "Trust" also cannot be used. The name may not contain language stating or implying that the LLC is organized for a purpose other than the one permitted by the Certificate of Formation. The name cannot be the same as or deceptively similar to that of a domestic or foreign-qualified LLC.
The following are Mississippi’s requirements for the members/managers of LLCs:
LLCs must have one or more members/managers.
Mississippi does not have a provision specifying where members/managers must reside.
Directors must be at least 18 years old.
Inclusion in the Certificate of Formation.
Member/Manager names and addresses are not required to be listed in the Certificate of Formation.
Requirements for the Certificate of Formation
The document required to form an LLC in Mississippi is called the Certificate of Formation. The information required in the formation document varies by state. Mississippi's requirements include:
LLCs must list the name and address of a
with a physical address (no post office boxes) in Mississippi. The registered agent must be available during normal business hours to accept important legal and tax documents for the business.
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 Mississippi LLCs.
LLC taxes and fees
The following are taxation requirements and ongoing fees for Mississippi LLCs:
Mississippi requires LLCs to file an annual report between January 1 and April 15 each year. There is no filing fee for this report.