Forming an LLC in Louisiana
Louisiana limited liability companies are formed in around a week. However, this can be reduced to one day by payment of an additional fee.
Name Identifiers and Abbreviations
The name of the Louisiana limited liability company must end with one of the following words or abbreviations:
- Limited Liability Company
An Operating Agreement helps to protect your company’s limited liability status and prevents your company from being run by the default rules created by the state. Although Louisiana does not mandate all LLCs to have an Operating Agreement, it is firmly recommended that you have one.
Depending on the nature of your business some additional filings could be necessary to complete the proper set-up of your LLC.
- EIN (Tax ID)
- Sales tax registration
- Payroll registration & business licensing