Think of a company that you would like to start or even dream of owning. What is it? What business structure would be appropriate for this business? Why is this form appropriate for this business?
Choose a name for your new business. Tell us what it is and whether it is available for you to use. Tell us what you did to find out and if it is not available, why not, and what will you do now? Is there another name that will work?
Now, find out how much it costs in your state to form this business structure. You can also do this by calling the Secretary of State’s Office or logging on to the Secretary of State’s Web site to find out about initial filing fees and annual charges. What about lawyer’s fees?