A limited liability company (LLC) is the most encouraged business structure for small businesses. If you plan to form an LLC, it’s good to stay informed and know all the requirements. Below is a summary of LLC basics, tax guides, benefits, and the best practices.
If you're about to form your first LLC, here are the most common LLC questions and LLC basics.
Do I Need an LLC to Start a Business?
How Many DBAs Can an LLC Have?
Difference Between DBA and LLC
What Is the Owner of an LLC Called?
What Is an LLC Membership Certificate?
What Is a Certificate of Good Standing?
Types of Business Licenses and Permits
LLC vs Trademark: Which One Comes First?
How Many Owners Can an LLC Have?
What is a Disregarded Entity for an LLC?
Does “LLC” Have to Be Used in a Logo Design?
Do LLCs Need a Board of Directors?
Can You Live in One State and Own a Business in Another?
Types of LLC
There are various types of LLC you can choose from. These LLCs are tailored to different business needs. Get to know each one before deciding which one to go for.
Single Member vs Multi Member LLC
Forming an LLC
Even though the process of forming an LLC is not that complex, there are a lot of requirements and procedures that you need to follow. Here are related topics and questions that usually arise when forming an LLC.
When Should a Business Become an LLC?
How Long Does It Take to Create an LLC?
How to Register a Business Name
How to Check if a Business Name is Taken
Disadvantages of Forming an LLC
EIN Lookup: How to Find Your EIN Number
Is an LLC the Same as a Business License?
How to Open a Bank Account for an LLC
How to Get a DUNS Number for Your Small Business
How to Set Up an LLC for Investments
Starting an LLC While on Unemployment
How to Register an LLC with a Virtual Address
Pros and Cons to Running an LLC from Home
How to Get a Copy of My LLC Certificate
Benefits of Forming an LLC in Wyoming
Benefits of Forming an LLC in Nevada
How an LLC is taxed will depend on how the business chooses to be taxed. Below are the tax considerations that you should keep in mind.
Have you formed your LLC company and now you are wondering what to do next? Here are the steps to take after formation to avoid pitfalls and insure the smooth operation of your LLC.
How to Pay Yourself from an LLC
How are Profits Split in an LLC?
Do You Have to Renew Your LLC Every Year?
What Happens to an LLC When an Owner Dies?
How to Find the Owner of an LLC
How an LLC Protects You Personal Assets and When it Doesn't
There will come a time when you need to make changes to the information associated with your LLC. Here are examples of these changes.
Industry Specific LLC
If you wish to form an LLC in a certain business sector, scroll down to find out the requirements for forming an LLC in a specific industry.