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 Wyoming LLC
At BizFilings, we clearly outline our fees and the Wyoming 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 Wyoming 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 Articles of Organization.
The LLC name must end with "Limited Liability Company," "Limited Company," "Ltd. Co.," "LC," "LLC" or "L.L.C." The name of the LLC may not contain language implying a different purpose from the purpose or purposes in the Articles of Organization. The name shall not be the same as or similar to the name of any domestic or foreign LLC, trade name, trademark or service mark registered in this state, corporation, statutory trust company, limited partnership or other business entity. Use of the word "Trust" is restricted. Use of the words "Academy," "Education," "University" and "School" requires approval by the Department of Education.
The following are Wyoming’s requirements for the members/managers of LLCs:
LLCs must have one or more members/managers.
Wyoming does not have a provision specifying where members/managers must reside.
Wyoming does not have age requirements.
Inclusion in the Articles of Organization.
Member/Manager names and addresses are required to be listed in the Articles of Organization.
Requirements for the Articles of Organization
The document required to form an LLC in Wyoming is called the Articles of Organization. The information required in the formation document varies by state. Wyoming's requirements include:
LLCs must list the name and address of a
with a physical address (no post office boxes) in Wyoming. 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 Wyoming LLCs.
Wyoming requires LLCs to keep the following with the registered agent or to file directly with the state:
The name, address and phone number of the person who is authorized to receive communications from the registered agent.
The names and addresses of current members and managers, if the LLC is manager-managed.
LLC taxes and fees
The following are taxation requirements and ongoing fees for Wyoming LLCs:
Wyoming requires LLCs to file an annual report on or before the first day of the anniversary month of the LLC’s incorporation. The cost is $50 or two-tenths of 1 mill on the dollar ($.0002), whichever is greater, based on the portion of the LLC's assets located and employed in Wyoming.