What does it cost to register a foreign LLC in Idaho?
$100 for normal processing.
$20 additional for expedited processing.
How long does it take for the state to process the Idaho Application for Registration?
Normal Processing: 3 business days, plus additional time for mailing.
In Person Processing: 3 business days.
Expedited Processing: 8 business hours, plus additional time for mailing.
How will I get verification of registration back from Idaho?
A stamped copy of your application will be returned to you by mail.
What forms do I file with Idaho to register my out of state LLC?
The Application for Certificate of Authority for Foreign Limited Liability Company, a Certificate of Existence or Good Standing, and the filing fee are required.
What do I need from my home state?
A Certificate of Existence of Good Standing is required.
Does it need to be an original copy?
How current does the certificate need to be?
Dated within 90 days from the application date.
Will I need an Idaho registered agent for my LLC?
Yes, when you hire Northwest as your registered agent, it's a flat rate yearly price of $125 a year, you'll have an online account that tracks your report due dates, which states you are registered in, when your yearly service with us is up, and any documents we receive locally for you are uploaded into your account immediately for complete viewing. If or when you get served with a lawsuit, we can email up to 4 people and your attorney at the same time for real time complete viewing of a lawsuit. You'll receive annual report reminders. It's the same price every year, and there are no weird fees or cancellation fees.
You'll also see all the pre-populated forms and specific filing instructions on the thank you page, in your online account, and they will be emailed to you immediately upon signing up for 1 year of registered agent service.
Does the Idaho registered agent need to sign the filing?
How can I file the Idaho Application for Registration?
By mail, fax or in person.
What is the state agency that accepts the out of state registration?
Idaho Secretary of State
450 N. 4th Street
PO Box 83720
Boise, ID 83720-0080
Do the signatures on the Idaho LLC application need to be original?
Who has to sign the foreign LLC filing?
The application for registration of foreign limited liability company must be signed by an authorized person.
Are there any weird things about registering in Idaho?
County filing or publication is not necessary, unless specifically required by the county in which your registered agent resides.
Are there ongoing Idaho annual report and/or initial reporting requirements?
Annual reports are due on the last day of the month, on the anniversary month you initially filed.
What are your fees?
You'll need to have an Idaho registered agent. We charge $125 a year to act as your registered agent in Idaho. It's a flat rate, once a year fee, and includes more than other registered agents. Here's a little more about our registered agent service.
We charge a $100 one-time filing service fee if you would like us to obtain the certificates needed from your home state, and register your company in any state you choose. We have offices in every state and can act as your registered agent and make your filings for you in any state. If you would like to register with multiple states at once, we can usually drop our filing service fee down.