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Incorporate in Texas
Are you looking to incorporate in Texas?
Are you trying to learn about Texas incorporation or corporation laws?
The following summary can get you started on your path to incorporation.
|Secretary of State Contact Information||Secretary of State
Texas Secretary of State
P0. Box 13697
Austin, TX 78711
|Secretary of State Address||www.sos.state.tx.us|
|Corporation Filing Fees||The fee for filing Articles of Incorporation is $300. Foreign corporations may qualify with the Corporations Section by filing an Application for a Certificate of Authority by a Corporation along with a filing fee of $750.|
|Corporation Name Reservation Information and Fees||Texas incorporators may reserve a corporate name by filing an Application for Reservation of Entity Name with the Corporations Section accompanied by a filing fee of $40. The name reservation remains effective for 120 days.|
|Periodic Corporation Reporting Requirements||Texas corporations and qualifying foreign corporations must file an initial Franchise Tax Report and Public Information Report within one year and 89 days after the corporations original filing date. Thereafter, corporations must file annual reports each May 15. The Secretary of State mails the annual report forms to corporations each year.|
|Corporation Tax Forms||www.window.state.tx.us/taxinfo/taxforms/05-forms.html|
|Corporate Tax Summary||Texas corporations and foreign corporations doing business in Texas must pay an annual corporate Franchise Tax . Corporations pay the greater of the tax on net taxable capital or net taxable earned surplus.|
|“S” Corporation Information||Texas does not recognize S corporation status.|
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Michael Spadaccini is the author of 8 books on self-help legal matters such as, Ultimate LLC Compliance Guide: Covers All 50 States (Ultimate Series), Ultimate Book of Forming Corps, LLCs, Partnerships & Sole Proprietorships, and Ultimate Guide to Forming an LLC in Any State, Second Edition (Ultimate Series).
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