HOW TO START A BUSINESS IN GEORGIA.
Starting a business in Georgia can and should be easier than you think. You file simple forms with the secretary of state, and your business is formed! Obviously there’s a few more things than that, but if you’d like to start your own business yourself, you will find it easy to hire us as your registered agent and you’ll find all the forms you could file to start a business in Georgia, along with great filing instructions on the quickest and cheapest ways to start your business in Georgia.
What’s the actual process to start a business in Georgia?
If you want a corporation, you file Georgia Articles of Incorporation:
It will cost $100 to file the articles of incorporation with the GA Secretary of State, plus a $25 minimum franchise tax fee.
Georgia does not require original signatures on new Georgia corporation filings. Georgia just sends you an email when they complete your filing. You can click on the link to view your filed document.
If you want a LLC, you file Georgia Articles of organization:
To form a Georgia LLC, you file Georgia articles of organization. The Georgia Secretary of State articles of organization filing fee is $100. The basic requirements of Georgia LLC filings are:
Georgia does not require original signatures on new GA LLC filings. The Georgia SOS will just send you an email when they have filed your articles of organization. You just click the link in the email to open your filed articles.
Are you a do-it-yourselfer? You can save some money:
If you want to start a business in Georgia yourself, you can just hire us as your Georgia registered agent, and you'll instantly have the Georgia LLC or corporation forms to file along with filing instructions on the quickest, cheapest, and most efficient way to incorporate a Georgia corporation or form a Georgia LLC. You'll get the ongoing support of our online tools, reminders and the support of a professional Georgia registered agent service.MORE HELPFUL TIPS
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