LLC formation cost and turnaround by State

Each State has different fees and times for filing an LLC, this is a cheatsheet. These are not BetterLegal's turnaround times per se.

Alabama

  • Turnaround: 10 business days
  • Filing Fee: 286
  • Filing Type: Certificate of Formation

Alaska

  • Turnaround: 1 business day
  • Filing Fee: 250
  • Filing Type: Articles of Organization

Arizona

  • Turnaround: 5 business days
  • Filing Fee: 85
  • Filing Type: Articles of Organization

Arkansas

  • Turnaround: 2 business days
  • Filing Fee: 45
  • Filing Type: Articles of Organization

California

  • Turnaround: 5 business days
  • Filing Fee: 90
  • Filing Type: Articles of Organization

Colorado

  • Turnaround: 1 business day
  • Filing Fee: 50
  • Filing Type: Articles of Organization

Connecticut

  • Turnaround: 3 business days
  • Filing Fee: 120
  • Filing Type: Articles of Organization

Delaware

  • Turnaround: 1 business day + 2 business days mailing of Certificate
  • Filing Fee: 140
  • Filing Type: Certificate of Formation

Florida

  • Turnaround: 3 business days
  • Filing Fee: 125
  • Filing Type: Articles of Organization

Georgia

  • Turnaround: 3 business days
  • Filing Fee: 200
  • Filing Type: Articles of Organization

Hawaii

  • Turnaround: 1 business day
  • Filing Fee: 78.50
  • Filing Type: Articles of Organization

Idaho

  • Turnaround: 1 business day
  • Filing Fee: 120
  • Filing Type: Certificate of Organization

Illinois

  • Turnaround: 1 business day
  • Filing Fee: 255
  • Filing Type: Articles of Organization

Indiana

  • Turnaround: 1 business day
  • Filing Fee: 98
  • Filing Type: Articles of Organization

Iowa

  • Turnaround: 1 business day
  • Filing Fee: 50
  • Filing Type: Certificate of Organization

Kansas

  • Turnaround: 1 business day
  • Filing Fee: 160
  • Filing Type: Articles of Organization

Kentucky

  • Turnaround: 1 business day
  • Filing Fee: 40
  • Filing Type: Articles of Organization

Louisiana

  • Turnaround: 1 business day
  • Filing Fee: 155
  • Filing Type: Articles of Organization

Maine

  • Turnaround: 1 business day
  • Filing Fee: 225
  • Filing Type: Certificate of Formation

Maryland

  • Turnaround: 3 business days
  • Filing Fee: 155
  • Filing Type: Articles of Organization

Massachusetts

  • Turnaround: 1 business day
  • Filing Fee: 520
  • Filing Type: Certificate of Organization

Michigan

  • Turnaround: 1 business day
  • Filing Fee: 100
  • Filing Type: Articles of Organization

Minnesota

  • Turnaround: 2 business days
  • Filing Fee: 155
  • Filing Type: Articles of Organization

Mississippi

  • Turnaround: 1 business day
  • Filing Fee: 54
  • Filing Type: Domestic Business Formation

Missouri

  • Turnaround: 1 business day
  • Filing Fee: 52
  • Filing Type: Articles of Organization

Montana

  • Turnaround: 1 business day
  • Filing Fee: 90
  • Filing Type: Articles of Organization

Nebraska

  • Turnaround: 1 business day
  • Filing Fee: 425
  • Filing Type: Certificate of Authority

Nevada

  • Turnaround: 1 business day
  • Filing Fee: 425
  • Filing Type: Articles of Organization
  • Includes required Initial List of Managers and Business License

New Hampshire

  • Turnaround: 2 business days
  • Filing Fee: 102
  • Filing Type: Certificate of Formation

New Jersey

  • Turnaround: 1 business day
  • Filing Fee: 130
  • Filing Type: Public Records Filing for New Business Entity

New Mexico

  • Turnaround: 2 business days
  • Filing Fee: 50
  • Filing Type: Articles of Organization

New York

  • Turnaround: 1 business day
  • Filing Fee: 200
  • Filing Type: Articles of Organization
  • Does not include publication requirement

North Carolina

  • Turnaround: 2 business days
  • Filing Fee: 227
  • Filing Type: Articles of Organization

North Dakota

  • Turnaround: 2 business days
  • Filing Fee: 227
  • Filing Type: Articles of Organization

Ohio

  • Turnaround: 2 business days
  • Filing Fee: 199
  • Filing Type: Articles of Organization

Oklahoma

  • Turnaround: 2 business days
  • Filing Fee: 105
  • Filing Type: Articles of Organization

Oregon

  • Turnaround: 1 business day
  • Filing Fee: 100
  • Filing Type: Articles of Organization

Pennsylvania

  • Turnaround: 1 business day
  • Filing Fee: 125
  • Filing Type: Certificate of Organization

Rhode Island

  • Turnaround: 2 business days
  • Filing Fee: 156
  • Filing Type: Articles of Organization

South Carolina

  • Turnaround: 2 business days
  • Filing Fee: 145
  • Filing Type: Articles of Organization

South Dakota

  • Turnaround: 1 business day
  • Filing Fee: 150
  • Filing Type: Articles of Organization

Tennessee

  • Turnaround: 1 business day
  • Filing Fee: 300
  • Filing Type: Articles of Organization

Texas

  • Turnaround: 2 business days
  • Filing Fee: 300
  • Filing Type: Certificate of Formation

Utah

  • Turnaround: 2 business days
  • Filing Fee: 150
  • Filing Type: Certificate of Organization

Vermont

  • Turnaround: 3 business days
  • Filing Fee: 125
  • Filing Type: Articles of Organization

Virginia

  • Turnaround: 1 business day
  • Filing Fee: 103
  • Filing Type: Articles of Organization

Washington

  • Turnaround: 3 business days
  • Filing Fee: 200
  • Filing Type: Certificate of Formation

West Virginia

  • Turnaround: 10 business days
  • Filing Fee: 130
  • Filing Type: Articles of Organization

Wisconsin

  • Turnaround: 1 business day
  • Filing Fee: 130
  • Filing Type: Articles of Organization

Wyoming

  • Turnaround: 1 business day
  • Filing Fee: 100
  • Filing Type: Articles of Organization

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