Alaska LLC Requirements

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 Alaska LLCs.

LLC taxes and fees

The following are taxation requirements and ongoing fees in Alaska:

  • Annual report. Alaska requires LLCs to file a biennial report. The first report must be filed by January 2 of the year following incorporation and every two years thereafter. The report is considered delinquent if not filed before February 1 and fees and penalties may apply. The filing fee for the biennial report is a flat fee of $100.
  • Taxes. For complete details on state taxes for Alaska LLCs, visit Business Owner's Toolkit or the State of Alaska .
  • Federal tax identification number (EIN). An EIN is required for LLCs that will have employees. Additionally, most banks require an EIN in order to open a business bank account.
  • State tax identification number. Alaska does not require a state tax identification number.

Business licenses

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.

Additional Alaska information

View the following additional resources BizFilings has for forming and maintaining companies in Alaska:

State Guides

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