Vermont LLC – VT Limited Liability Company – LLC in Vermont
The following table sets forth a comprehensive summary of Vermont’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||Corporations Division
Vermont Secretary of State
Heritage I Building
81 River Street
Montpelier, VT 05609-1104
(802) 828-2853 (fax)
|LLC Filing and Assistance Website Address||www.sec.state.vt.us|
|LLC Filing Fees||The fee for filing Articles of Organization is $75. Foreign LLCs may also register by filing Vermont’s Articles of Organization form and submitting a filing fee of $100. Foreign LLCs must also submit a Good Standing Certificate from their state of organization.|
|Corporate & LLC Name Reservation Information and Fees||Vermont incorporators and LLC organizers may reserve a name by filing an Application to Reserve a Name, available at www.sec.state.vt.us/tutor/dobiz/forms/reservat.htm . The filing fee is $20. The name reservation remains effective for 120 days. Vermont offers informal name searches via the Secretary of State’s website at www.sec.state.vt.us/seek/database.htm.|
|Link to Get LLC Formation Forms||http://www.sec.state.vt.us/tutor/dobiz/dobizdoc.htm|
|Periodic LLC Reporting Requirements||LLCs doing business in Vermont must file an annual report within the first 2.5 months following the end of a fiscal year. The filing fee is $15.|
|Link to Get LLC Tax Forms||http://www.state.vt.us/tax/formsall.shtml|
|LLC Tax Summary||LLCs must file a Vermont Business Income Tax Return. Pass through taxation is granted to LLCs, but they must pay a minimum tax of $250.|
|LLC Statute||Title II, Chapter 21 of the Vermont Statutes|
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