The California Secretary of State is a state government office with administrative responsibilities and duties. The Corporations Division of the California Secretary of State is the state office that keeps records of all domestic and foreign entities qualified to do business within the state of California in addition to processing a foreign qualification filing in the state of California if your company is incorporated in a state other than the state of California and you wish to do business in the state of California.
A California Limited Liability Company (LLC) is a legal entity in the state of California that bears similarities to both corporations and partnerships. A California LLC is not a corporation; it is formed under specific state statutes that provide for the creation and regulation of this special type of business structure that has come to be commonly used and respected in business. When you form an LLC in California, it can be used to combine the limited liability features of a corporation with the flexibility and tax benefits of a partnership within the state of California.
Some of the benefits of forming an LLC are as follows:
- Limits your personal liability for business debt
- Provides the ability to transfer ownership of the company at some point
- Enables the business continue beyond your lifetime
- Requires fewer Corporate formalities such as annual meetings and record keeping
- Owners do not need to be US citizens or have permanent residences in California
- Saves tax through pass through taxation
While a California Limited Liability Company (LLC) does require the filing of the Articles of Organization with the California Secretary of State, Corporations Division, CorpNet’s California LLC formation services can provide you with the assistance you need in processing the documents required to form a Limited Liability Company in California with minimal investment of your valuable time and money.
CorpNet can help by saving you both time and money with service that is fast, reliable, and affordable in processing the documents required to form an LLC in California.
CorpNet®, through its website, www.corpnet.com, provides document filing services required for a variety of business needs such as forming your own Corporation or Limited Liability Company (LLC), filing a DBA/Fictitious Business Name, Foreign Qualification Filings, Registered Agent Representations, and Corporate Compliance services and supplies in all 50 states including the state of California.
CorpNet can successfully handle document filings in every state in the U.S., CorpNet’s experienced U.S. based customer support team is here to give you the personal assistance you need in processing your document filing request within the state of California quickly and efficiently, before, during, and after your entity is formed every step of the way. …And remember, our California LLC formation services are backed by a 100% satisfaction guarantee. We make everything easy for you so that you can focus on what you do best – running your business!