LLCs are governed by Texas Business Organizations Code – Title 3, Chapter 101, Limited Liability Companies.

Texas LLC registration:

Forming an LLC in Texas will cost a $300 LLC certificate of formation state filing fee.

The Texas Secretary of State is in charge of filing Texas LLCs, and it will take about 3-5 days to process your LLC certificate of formation if you file by mail or fax.

You can learn more at How to Start a Texas LLC.

When forming an LLC in Texas, our service includes:

Total Texas company cost if you use our services:

$535 for a Texas limited liability company and that includes the state’s Texas LLC filing fee.

How much does a TX LLC cost each year?

Texas does not have annual reports with the Secretary of State. It does have a gross receipts TX franchise tax report due every year. Texas has no personal income tax, thus it taxes its businesses fairly heavy, on their gross receipts.

What are the Texas LLC taxes?

Texas has a gross receipt tax of 1% on gross income over $1,000,000. You can use the e-Z computation form to get .575% tax if your sales are under 10 million a year. Wholesalers and retailers are automatically at .5% tax.

You must still file the tax return for informational purposes every May 15th. In 2009, Texas passed legislation to move the threshold of gross receipts from 300,000 to 1 million.

Most Texas businesses will not have to pay anything in Texas taxes on the company level or personally. Texas has no personal income tax.

7.39%. The state has a 6.25% tax, but the average local tax is 1.14% making a total of 7.39%.

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Want to compare entities? See our Texas Corporation page.