LLC & Corporation Entity Formation Services

LLC & Corporation Entity Formation Services

Have a business idea in mind? Setting up a business can be a confusing process, but not when you use 1-800Accountant. Our process is quick, easy, and saves you thousands annually.

Starting at $0 + state fees  iThe state fee is what your selected state charges to file a new business entity. Fees range from $50 to $500. We send this fee directly to the Secretary of State with no markup.Limited Time Offer

Why use
1-800Accountant for entity formation?

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Peace of mind

Our business formation services offer personalized recommendations from our CPAs, ensuring your new or existing company is optimally structured and classified.

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It's quick and easy

Our accountants use proprietary technology to recommend the best business type for your specific situation. It's fast, simple, and cost-effective.

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Immediate tax savings

Accountants are tax experts, always thinking of your bottom line. We set you up from the start to minimize your tax burden as a new business owner.

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The fast, simple way to start your business.

  • Answer a few important questions.
  • Select from our CPA-recommended packages.
  • We’ll handle the corporation’s legal documents so you can focus on being a business owner.
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Make it official with an LLC.

Our CPAs typically recommend forming an LLC, or limited liability company, due to its numerous advantages to small business entrepreneurs.

LLC owners enjoy simplicity and flexibility in how they are taxed along with the protection of their personal assets, shielding them from business liabilities.tooltip iconThis protection ensures that an owner isn't taxed as an business and again as an individual, leading to significant savings.

Once you've formed an LLC, you have 75 days to select a different business structure for your new company, such as an S corporation. If you have questions, please call us or schedule an appointment.

Three packages to form your business

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Customized Articles of Incorporation
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We’ll prepare and file your Articles of Organization.
Verified Name Availability Search
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State and federal (USPTO) name availability searches.
Secure Online Document Access
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Access your incorporation documents anytime you need to by signing in to the 1-800Accountant portal.
Free Tax Savings Consultation
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Maximize your tax savings with help from a pro. Schedule time for a live discussion about your business’s tax situation. Get answers to your accounting questions and uncover tax savings.
EIN Business Tax Number (Tax ID)
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EINs (AKA Tax ID) are like a Social Security number for your business. The IRS uses it to identify you.
Customized Operating Agreement
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Establish the ground rules for your business.
Banking Resolution
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This is required to prove to financial institutions that you’re authorized to act on behalf of the company.
Priority Processing
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We will submit your paper work within 1-2 business days. State processing times may vary.
Registered Agent
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You are required to appoint a Registered Agent when you form your business. Our experts will work on your behalf to maintain compliance.
, EIN
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EINs (AKA Tax ID) are like a Social Security number for your business. The IRS uses it to identify you.
, Priority Processing
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We will submit your paperwork within 1-2 business days. State processing times may vary.
, and Complete Compliance
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Businesses are legally required to file an annual report. We'll automate the process for you.
can be added to any package.

Why new business owners choose
1-800Accountant

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"It's good to have experts on your side."
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March 2022
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Feb 2022
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Entity Formation FAQs

Using an accountant to set up a business is advantageous due to their small business tax expertise in your state and industry. They will analyze your information and recommend the optimal business structure for your small business, minimizing your tax burden.

It typically takes five to ten business days to create a company but can vary depending upon entity type and state. It can sometimes take longer, depending on volume. We can help expedite the process.

The central entity types include sole proprietorship, general partnership, limited partnership, C corporation, S corporation, and limited liability company. Each has different benefits regarding the taxation of your business. Our experienced CPAs will recommend the best business entity for you based on the information provided.

Your state charges a tax-deductible fee to file a new business entity, which we pass along with no additional markup. 1-800Accountant does not charge for the LLC formation service. Our fees are for added value business services at different price points, depending on your chosen package.

First, you need to determine what forms you’ll need. The forms depend primarily on your business type and whether shareholders will pay their own taxes.

Next, determine the tax deadline for your business type. Then, you should gather your records, look for tax credits and deductions, and deduct any estimated tax payments.

If you’re unable to pay, consider filing for an extension to pay or research alternatives to pay business taxes.

There are many differences between an LLC and a corporation, both large and small. One of the more substantial differences between each entity lies in its ownership structure. LLCs are owned by one or more individuals, while shareholders own a corporation.

1-800Accountant does not charge anything for using our LLC formation service, but your state does charge a tax-deductible fee. The fee will vary per state. Our fees are for added-value business services at different price points, depending on your chosen package.

We typically recommend forming as an LLC due to its numerous advantages to small business entrepreneurs. Once you’ve formed an LLC, you have 75 days to consider the option of selecting a different business structure for your new company, such as an S corporation.

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