A Florida limited liability company is formed by filing Articles of Organization For Florida Limited Liability Company and paying the filing fee to Florida Department of State, Division of Corporations. Submit the form by mail, in person or online. The filing fee is $125. Florida offers 24-hour expedited processing for an additional $100. Walk in filings are automatically charged the expedite fee. Online filing can still take up to ten days.
In order to register do business in Florida, submit the Application by Foreign LLC for Authorization to Transact Business in Florida with the Florida Department of State, Division of Corporations by mail or in person. Only domestic LLCs may file online. Pay the $125 filing fee for standard processing of one week. Attach a Certificate of Existence from the jurisdiction of formation. It must be current within 90 days.
Name: Florida Limited Liability Company Act
Florida LLC Statute: Fla. Stat. Ann. §§ 608.408(3), 608.415 and 608.503.1.
Series LLC available?: No
Fee for filing Articles of Organization for a Florida LLC: $100 Filing Fee plus $25 Registered Agent Fee (required), domestic & foreign.
Annual Report – $138.75 (plus $400 late fee after May 1)
Certificate of Status – $5.00
Certified Copy of Record – $30.00
Change of Registered Agent – $25.00
Articles of Correction – $25.00
Certificate of Conversion – $25.00 (+ New Entity Filing Fees, if applicable)
Registered Agent Resignation(active) – $85.00
Registered Agent Resignation(dissolved)- $25.00
Reinstatement Fee – $100.00
Any Other Amendment – $25.00
Articles of Dissolution/Withdrawal – $25.00
Articles of Revocation of Dissolution – $100.00
Certificate of Merger – $25.00 per party (unless otherwise specified)
Member, Managing Member, or Manager Resignation – $ 25.00