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File your LLC’s Articles of Organization in Minnesota using SunDoc Filings. We make daily trips to the Secretary of State office. Unlike other filing services, we handle all filings on an expedited basis. We never mail in your documents and we always have a live voice to help.
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Your filing is now on its way! If we receive your Minnesota LLC's Articles of Organization by noon M-F, your filing will be submitted the same day it was received. The date submitted will become the file date of your new entity. The Secretary of State office will take at a few weeks to process routine orders. Keep in mind that if you mail the document to the state yourself, like many filing services do, you will have to wait SEVERAL MONTHS. When the state is approves your document, they will issue a state entity number and a certified copy We will immediately fax or email the filed document to you. We will return the certified copy via regular mail. FedEx is available for an additional fee.
Your Post-Filing Responsibilities
File a Statement of Information: After the Articles of Organization are filed, the Secretary of State requires that you file a Statement of Information. The Statement of Information, includes the business and mailing address of the entity, the names and addresses of the members, the agent for service of process, and a brief description of the business. We can file this for you; simply add it to your order.
Employer Identification Number: If you would like, we can obtain your EIN for your new Minnesota LLC. Simply add it to your order or fill out our online EIN order form and we will obtain the EIN within 24-48 hours.
Minnesota LLC Kit: Our LLC Kits include a custom binder, 20 customized membership certificates, printed minutes, operating agreement, LLC seal embosser, and FedEx 2nd Day shipping. You can order the Minnesota LLC kit at the time of filing or if you prefer, you can place the order individually at our Corporate/LLC Kit order page.
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Minnesota LLC Formation Guidelines
The name must end with the words must contain the words “Limited Liability Company” or the abbreviations “L.L.C.,” or “LLC.” Names may be reserved for a 12 month period.
The limited liability company can be formed by any one or more natural persons of at least 18 years of age may act as organizers.
The limited liability company can be formed with one (1) or more members.
The period of duration of a limited liability company shall be perpetual unless the articles of organization provide otherwise.
The limited liability company must maintain an office, which may be but need not be a place of its business in Minnesota or its registered office, where its records will be kept. We cannot provide this office.
The limited liability company must maintain a registered agent and office to receive service of process in Minnesota.
The members of a limited liability company may adopt and maintain a separate operating agreement. The agreement may contain any provisions regarding the affairs and conduct of the business of the company to the extent such provisions are not inconsistent with the laws of Minnesota or the Articles of Organization.
Submit to the Secretary of State one (1) executed Original of the Articles of Organization.
All Corporations and LLCs must file an Annual Business Renewal (annual Report) with the Secretary of State every year on the anniversary of the formation. This includes information on directors, officers and your company's general business activity. Failure to submit a properly completed Minnesota Annual Report to the Minnesota Secretary of State on or before the due date may subject the Minnesota Corporation to being administratively dissolved in the state of Minnesota or having its authority to transact business in the state of Minnesota revoked by the Minnesota Secretary of State. Penalties may also accrue for Minnesota entities which are submitted to the Minnesota Secretary of State after the due date.
Minnesota LLC Frequently Asked Questions