How to Form an LLC in Delaware
A Delaware Limited Liability Company (LLC) is a legal structure used to protect your personal assets (home, car, bank account) in the event your business is sued.
An LLC can be used to operate a business, or an LLC can be used to hold assets (such as real estate, vehicles, boats, or aircraft).
File your Delaware Certificate of Formation ($90) by mail or by fax (there is no online filing). Approval time is 1-3 weeks, unless you pay a $50 expedited fee for same-day processing.
Then make sure to pay your Delaware Annual Franchise Tax ($300) every year to keep your LLC in compliance.
We’ve created a free course that will walk you through forming your own Delaware LLC step-by-step.
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Northwest ($39 + state fee) or LegalZoom ($149 + state fee)