How To Start An LLC In Maine

To start an LLC in Maine, you must file a Certificate of Formation with Maine’s Division of Corporations, UCC & Commissions, pay a $175 filing fee, and get an EIN from the IRS. The complete steps to forming a Maine LLC are as follows:

  1. File your Maine LLC Certificate of Formation
  2. Pay the Division of Corporations, UCC & Commissions $175
  3. Wait to receive an approved copy of your Certificate of Formation
  4. Get a Federal EIN tax ID for the LLC
  5. Create a Maine LLC Operating Agreement
  6. Take these documents to the bank and get a Maine LLC bank account