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How to start a business

choose a business
Choose a business structure and a business name
We'll do a preliminary name check with the state to make sure it's available.
talk to an attorney
Answer a few questions about your business
Tell us all about the business you'd like to form, and we'll help make sure you have what you need to make your small business official and keep it compliant.
waiting for paperwork with Secretary of State to be filed
Sit tight while we file your paperwork with the Secretary of State
We'll update you on the status of your filing and when it's approved by the state, your documents will be uploaded to your online account and you'll be off and running. It's that simple!

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Get peace of mind and legal help throughout your business journey.

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FAST AND SIMPLE
Our service is straightforward, so you can take care of business while we take care of you.
PROFESSIONAL HELP
Get your questions answered by our team of tax professionals and independent network of attorneys.
100% SATISFACTION GUARANTEED
We'll refund our fee within the first 60 days if you're unhappy with our services.

What our customers are saying

I was able to create my LLC application in under an hour. I'm so stoked on the convenience and efficacy.

— Nick F., LLC customer
Everything is online and easy to access. Highly recommend to anyone who's looking for professional services with easy access.

— Brian S., DBA customer
Such an easy process!
Would absolutely recommend to anyone looking to file for an LLC.


— Amelia P., LLC customer
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