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 Louisiana state fees. When you view our pricing to form an LLC you plainly see:
The name of an LLC must end with "Limited Liability Company," "LC," "LLC" or "L.L.C." The words "State" and "Security" cannot be used in the name. Words such as "Bank," "Cooperative," "Guarantee," "Loan," "Mutual," "Savings," "Trust" and others require approval from the Office of Financial Institutions.
The following are Louisiana’s requirements for the members/managers of LLCs:
The document required to form an LLC in Louisiana is called the Articles of Organization. The information required in the formation document varies by state. Louisiana'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. Louisiana requires the following:
Louisiana only allows dentists to form a professional limited liability company (PLLC) .
View the following additional resources BizFilings has for forming and maintaining companies in Louisiana:
The state in which you form your company can provide certain benefits.