LLCs are governed North Carolina General Statutes – Chapter 57C North Carolina Limited Liability Company Act.

How do I form a North Carolina LLC?

File LLC Articles of Organization with the North Carolina Secretary of State. Your LLC articles can be file by mail, in person, or online. Forming an LLC in North Carolina will cost $125 ($127 if filing online) for the LLC articles of organization state filing fee.

The state of North Carolina Secretary of State will take about 5-7 business days to process your LLC articles of organization. You can pay $100 for 24 hour processing or $200 for same day processing. A copy of the articles is returned by e-mail if you provide an email, otherwise by regular mail.