Quick Start Guide
This Quick Start Guide is a brief overview of how to form an LLC in North Carolina.
North Carolina LLC Costs:
North Carolina LLC filing fee: $125 (one-time fee)
North Carolina LLC annual report fee: $200 per year
★ Check out Northwest vs LegalZoom
Note: The state has updated and redesigned their website since the recording of this LLC name search video, however, the information and steps are still similar. Thank you for your understanding.
State’s Online Database
Northwest ($39 + state fee) or LegalZoom ($149 + state fee)
(check out Northwest vs LegalZoom)
State’s Contact Information
Department of the Secretary of State
Phone: 919-814-5400 (hours: 8am – 5pm Eastern)
After you’ve found an available LLC name, you can then proceed to the next Lesson: North Carolina Registered Agent.
And check out TRUIC’s business name generator if you need help coming up with an LLC name.