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 Kentucky state fees. When you view our pricing to form an LLC you will plainly see:
The name of an LLC must end with "Limited Liability Company," "Limited Company," "LC," "Ltd.," "Co.," "LLC" or "L.L.C." Use of the words "Engineer" or "Survey" requires approval by the Kentucky Board of Licensure for Professional Engineers and Land Surveyors. The LLC’s name must be distinguishable upon records of Secretary of State from the name of existing business entities filed with the Secretary of State.
The following are Kentucky’s requirements for the members/managers of LLCs:
The document required to form an LLC in Kentucky is called the Articles of Organization. The information required in the formation document varies by state. Kentucky's requirements include:
Some states require additional filings or steps at the time of incorporation, such as a county level filing, publishing notice of the LLC formation in a local newspaper or an initial report filing. Kentucky requires the following:
Kentucky allows professionals, such as accountants, attorneys and physicians, to form a professional limited liability company (PLLC) .
View the following additional resources BizFilings has for forming and maintaining companies in Kentucky:
The state in which you form your company can provide certain benefits.