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 Oregon 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." The name must be distinguishable from the name of any LLC, reserved name, registered name or assumed business name. The name must be comprised of the English letters "a" through "z." The name shall not contain the word "Cooperative" or include words in parentheses. The word "Association" cannot be used in an LLC name. If a company uses the words "Bank," "Banc" or "Bancorp," the company must be a bank and approval of the name is needed from the Department of Banking.
The following are Oregon’s requirements for the members/managers of LLCs:
The document required to form an LLC in Oregon is called the Articles of Organization. The information required in the formation document varies by state. Oregon's requirements include:
Oregon does not allow 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 Oregon:
The state in which you form your company can provide certain benefits.