How to Start An LLC in Arkansas

To start an LLC in Arkansas, you must file Articles of Organization with the Arkansas Secretary of State, pay a $45-50 filing fee, and get an EIN tax ID from the IRS. The complete steps to forming an Arkansas LLC are as follows:

  1. File Arkansas LLC Articles of Organization
  2. Pay the Arkansas Secretary of State Office $50 ($45 online)
  3. Wait about a week (2-3 days if filing online) and receive your approved Articles and a Certificate of Approval
  4. Get a Federal EIN tax ID for your LLC
  5. Create an Arkansas LLC Operating Agreement
  6. Take these documents to the bank and get an Arkansas LLC bank account