Texas LLC – TX Limited Liability Company – LLC in Texas
The following table sets forth a comprehensive summary of this state’s LLC laws, filing requirements, taxation and more.
Keep in mind though, that the information in this table is subject to the whim of each state’s lawmakers, so the information is constantly changing.
It’s a good idea to do a reality check with the Secretary of State’s office to confirm that the information is still current.
|Secretary of State Contact Information||Secretary of State|
Texas Secretary of State
P0. Box 13697
Austin, TX 78711
|LLC Filing and Assistance Website Address||www.sos.state.tx.us|
|LLC Filing Fees||The fee for filing Articles of Organization is $300. Foreign LLCs may register with the Corporations Section by filing an Application for a Certificate of Authority by a Limited Liability Company along with a filing fee of $750.|
|LLC Name Reservation Information and Fees||Texas organizers may reserve an LLC name by filing an Application for Reservation of Entity Name with the Corporations Section accompanied by a filing fee of $25. The name reservation remains effective for 120 days.|
|Link to Get LLC Formation Forms||http://www.sos.state.tx.us/corp/forms_boc.shtml|
|Periodic LLC Reporting Requirements||LLCs are not required to file an annual report with the Secretary of State.|
|Link to Get LLC Tax Forms||www.window.state.tx.us/taxinfo/taxforms/05-forms.html|
|LLC Tax Summary||LLCs doing business in Texas must file and pay Texas Franchise Tax (Form 05-143). The tax rate is .25% on the LLC’s net taxable capital|
|LLC Statute||Title 32, Article 1528n of the Texas Civil Statutes|
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