Step One: Pick a Texas LLC Package

  • Packages & Pricing

  • We will review the database of the Secretary of State to see if the name you desire is already taken.Preliminary Name Check
  • If we receive your information by 2:00 pm Central, we will prepare and file your Certificate of Formation on the same day.Expedited Document Preparation
  • The Certificate of Formation is the document that is filed with the Texas Secretary of State. The filing of the Certificate of Formation is only the first step to forming a business.Prepare Certificate of Formation
  • The Secretary of State charges $308.10 to e-file a Certificate of Formation.File Certificate of Formation with TX SOS
  • We will email all documents to you in PDF format (or Microsoft Word) as soon as they are ready. Email Delivery of Documents
  • At your request, we will hire a professional registered agent to serve as the registered agent for a discounted price of $120/year.Hire a Registered Agent upon request
  • Free 15 minute consultation with our business formation attorneyFree 15 Minute Attorney Consultation
  • This is a 7 page letter that explains the Texas LLC and provides guidance on staying in compliance.Compliance Instructions
  • This is the governing document of an LLC.Customized Operating Agreement
  • The organizational meeting is how the business issues ownership interests, elects officers, approves the governing document, etc.Organizational Meeting Minutes
  • This is a resolution that authorizes an agent to open a bank account on behalf of the LLC.Resolution for Banking
  • This is used to track who owns the LLCCompleted Transfer Ledger
  • The company book is a high quality leatherette three ring binder where important business documents and membership certificates are kept. If you request a company book, we will compile the formation documents and other items ordered from us within the book before mailing the finished product to you.Company Book and Seal
  • Membership Certificates
  • Generally, businesses need an EIN. An EIN will be required to open bank accounts and lines of credit, hire employees or set up benefit plans.Federal Tax ID# (EIN) Obtainment
  • We will provide multiple consultations until you are content. Although we have not had to yet, we must reserve the right to stop the consultations at 2 hours.In-Depth Attorney Consultation(s)

How Much Does it Cost to Start a Texas LLC?

The cost to start a Texas LLC varies depending on level of service you desire (the Texas Secretary of State charges a $308.10 filing fee that is not included in the figures above). We currently offer 4 online Texas LLC formation packages. To have us form a Texas LLC for you, simply choose one of the packages above. Once you choose an LLC package, you will be directed to an online questionnaire, where you can provide our business formation attorney with the information needed to form your Texas LLC and prepare the appropriate paperwork. Our Texas LLC fees (plus the State filing fee) will be collected via credit card during the next step.