California Secretary of State Business Search
File as foreign corporation
File as foreign LLC
California Corp Web site
Check for name availability for Corporations
LLC’sState Laws concerning corporations
Laws concerning LLC Secretary of State of California – Sec 17000 et seq
List of Filing Fees of California Secretary of State
Articles of Incorporation Domestic – $100 most types
Articles of Incorporation Domestic Non Profit – $30
Statement and Designation of Foreign Stock Corporation – $100
LLC Articles of Organization Domestic – $70
LLC Registration Foreign – $70
that file forms and interface with state
Franchise Tax Board
California Corporation Taxes
California Corporation Tax Forms
LLC Tax Forms
Don’t use a nominee officer/contract officer if you’re applying for California Secretary of State corporate credit.
Lenders prefer shelf companies that are at least two years old.
Obtain a commercial address where you intend to do California Business Entity Search.
Register business phone number with 411 information services
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Choose the shelf corporation or shelf LLC for acquisition
You provide an updated list of officers and the new shelf company address
You file the company in California Secretary of State, if that’s where you intend to do business, and update that information with us.
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