Are you looking to incorporate in Montana? Are you trying to learn about Montana incorporation or corporation laws? The following summary can get you started on your path to incorporation.
|Secretary of State Contact Information||Montana Office of the Secretary of State|
Business Service Bureau
Room 260, Capitol
P.O. Box 202801
Helena, MT 59620-2801
(406) 444-3976 (fax)
|Secretary of State Address||www.sos.state.mt.us|
|Corporation Filing Fees||The minimum fee for filing Articles of Incorporation is $70, which includes a filing fee of $20 and a license fee of $50 for up to 50,000 authorized shares.|
|Corporation Name Reservation Information and Fees||Montana incorporators may reserve a corporate name by filing an Application for Reservation of Name with the Business Services Bureau accompanied by a $10 filing fee. The name reservation remains effective for 120 days.|
|Periodic Corporation Reporting Requirements||Montana corporations and qualified foreign corporations must file an Annual Corporation Report accompanied by a $10 fee.|
|Corporation Tax Forms||mt.gov/revenue/formsandresources/forms.asp|
|Corporate Tax Summary||Montana corporations and foreign corporations doing business in Montana must pay a corporation license tax, which is based upon corporate income attributable to Montana.|
|“S” Corporation Information||Montana recognizes the federal S corporation provision. The subchapter S election is automatic and no state specific forms need be filed to make the subchapter S election.|
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