Each state has different requirements for forming a corporation. Whether you are starting a business or incorporating a business already in existence, you’ll want to understand state requirements for Idaho incorporation.
The name must contain the word "Corporation," "Company," "Incorporated," "Limited" or an abbreviation thereof, provided that if "Company" or "Co." is used, it may not be immediately preceded by the word "and" or the symbol "&." It may not contain any word or phrase indicating or implying the corporation is organized for any purpose other than one or more of the purposes contained in its Articles of Incorporation. It may not be the same as or deceptively similar to that of a domestic corporation or a qualified foreign corporation or a reserved name, with qualified exceptions. The words "Engineer" and "Survey" require approval by the engineering board.
The following are Idaho’s requirements for directors of corporations:
The document required to form a corporation in Idaho is called the Articles of Incorporation. The information required in the formation document varies by state. Idaho's requirements include:
Idaho allows professionals, such as accountants, attorneys and physicians to form a professional corporation (PC) .
View the following additional resources BizFilings has for forming and maintaining companies in Idaho:
The state in which you form your company can provide certain benefits.