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How to Change Name in District of Columbia LLC

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District of Columbia LLC Articles of Amendment Name

Are you a business owner looking for District of Columbia LLC Articles of Amendment Name? With the ever-changing nature of business, sometimes it’s important to Change Name your LLC to ensure the most accurate records are kept.

There are various ways to do this based on your state.
This guide will walk you through the steps to correctly do this for yourself in District of Columbia:

Fill out

This form is available here for download. Once downloaded, fill it out like so:

1. List the LLC name
2. List the date of formation
3. If amending the LLC name, list the information on item number 3
4. List the effective date of the change
5. List the manager's name and signature

There's multiple ways to submit this form - online, by mail, via fax, in-person.

Submit it online

1) Go to the Secretary of State's website: https://corponline.dcra.dc.gov/Home.aspx/Landing, click "Other Online Services"
2) Look up the LLC using its name and select "DLC-2 Articles of Amendment Web"
3) If amending the LLC name, enter the NEW LLC name on Business Information page
4) If amending the Principal Office Address, enter the NEW Principal Office Address on Business Address page
5) Enter the effective date. It can be the current date or up to 90 days in the future
6) Select expedite option and continue to pay

Submit it by mail

1. Fill out and print the form including the Mail-in Filing Cover Letter https://dlcp.dc.gov/sites/default/files/dc/sites/DLCP/publication/attachments/EX-2%20Mail-in%20Filing%20Cover%20Letter.pdf
2. Prepare a check made payable to "DC Treasurer"
3. Mail all forms and required payment to:
Department of Consumer and Regulatory Affairs
Corporations Division
PO Box 92300
Washington, DC 20090


  1. Prepare by choosing a Name and Registered Agent
  2. File Certificate of Formation with the State of Texas
  3. Apply for an EIN with the IRS
  4. Obtain an Operating Agreement
  5. Handle Ongoing Texas Compliance and Maintenance
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  2. Change Registered Address for your District of Columbia LLC
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