The first step to starting a Maryland LLC is choosing a business name that is available for use, and that meets the state rules.
Maryland Name Availability Search
State Contact Information
State Department of Assessments and Taxation
Corporate Charter Division
If you have questions while performing your search, call the State at the number shown above. If you have any issues reaching a real person, send them an email. They usually respond by email within a couple hours or less.
And check out TRUIC’s business name generator if you need help coming up with an LLC name.
How do I change my LLC name?
You can change your LLC’s name later by filing an Amendment form with the Secretary of State.
We have step-by-step instructions on how to change an LLC name in Maryland.