Corporations & LLCs

Our Process/How it Works? (In Person or Online):

  • Limited Liability Company – $399 (Details Below)
  • Corporation (S-Corp. and Non-Profit) – $449  (Details Below)
    1. Complete a questionnaire (Click Here)
    2. Documents prepared (same or next day available)
    3. Documents delivered to you personally or via email
    4. Plus file and processing fees

To get started, call or email us us today. We will schedule you in one of our four Central Coast offices today or begin your service online.

  • (805) 237-7770 – Paso Robles (720 10th Street – Map)
  • (805) 481-5551 – Arroyo Grande (1800 East Grand Ave., #E – Map)
  • (805) 928-8222 – Santa Maria (221 Town Center West – Map)
  • (805) 221-7300 – San Luis Obispo (By Appointment – 3594 Broad Street, Suite 100 (REAR UNIT) – Map)

Corporation – $449

  • Name Search
  • Name Registration – $10 Filing Fee (not required, optional)
  • Articles of Incorporation – $100 Filing Fee + $30 Name Search/Reservation (optional)
  • Registered Agent – $100 to $200/year (not required, optional)
  • Expedited Service – Call or email to inquire about timing and fees
  • $800 Min. State Tax (see your tax professional for more details)
  • Limited Liability (Corporation is its own entity)
  • Double Tax (Corporate and Personal, expect sub-section S)
  • Stock (Raise capital)
  • Bylaws 
  • Obtain state and local licenses and/or permits (EIN, Re-sellers Permit)
  • DBA (Fictitious Bus. Name)
  • More bookkeeping and paperwork than a LLC

Limited Liability Company (LLC) – $399

  • Name Search
  • Name Registration – $10 Filing Fee (not required, optional)
  • Articles of Organization – $70 Filing Fee + $30 Name Search/Reservation (optional)
  • Registered Agent – $100 to $200/year (not required, optional)
  • Expedited Service – Call or email to inquire about timing and fees
  • $800 Min. State Tax (see your tax professional for more details)
  • Limited Liability (LLC is its own entity)
  • Members Taxed Individually
  • LLC Formation Agreement
  • Obtain state and local licenses and/or permits (EIN, Re-sellers Permit)
  • DBA (Fictitious Bus. Name)
  • Less bookkeeping and paperwork than a Corporation

Procedural Steps:

1. Preliminary Name Check
2. File Article of Incorporation/Organization (2-4 weeks) OR Expedited (Call or email to inquire about timing and fees)
3. Bylaws/Formation Agreement – review and modify
4. Obtain licensing/permits, etc. (EIN; re-sellers permit; business tax license; fictitious business name statement)
5. Open/modify banking/investment/insurance records
6. Complete and file “Statement of Information”
7. Transfer assets and debts and notify stakeholders (business associates, creditors, etc.)
8. Secure tax advise from accountant/bookkeeper
9. Perform corporate function (bylaws, hold organizational meeting, chose fiscal year)

No Attorney/lawyers. Low Cost.  Cities/areas served: Paso Robles, Atascadero, Templeton, San Luis Obispo, Pismo Beach, Grover Beach, Morro Bay, Los Osos, Cambria, San Miguel, Santa Maria, Orcutt, Santa Barbara, Lompoc, Arroyo Grande, Shell Beach and Guadalupe.  Plus Bakersfield, Fresno, Monterey and Visalia.