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 New York state fees. When you view our pricing to form an LLC you plainly see:
The name of a LLC must end with "Limited Liability Company," "LLC" or "L.L.C." Accent marks cannot be used in the name. The name may not be the same as or confusing similar to that of any domestic or authorized foreign corporation or reserved name. The name may not contain any word or phrase indicating the corporation is formed for any purpose other than that included in its Articles of Organization.
The following are New York’s requirements for the members/managers of LLCs:
The document required to form an LLC in New York is called the Articles of Organization. The information required in the formation document varies by state. New York'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. New York requires the following:
New York 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 New York:
The state in which you form your company can provide certain benefits.