How to Incorporate in Massachusetts
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5 Steps to Incorporate or Form an LLC in Massachusetts
1. Make sure your company name choice is available.
Your company name must include the correct corporate or LLC identifier:
Corporations: "Corporation", "Incorporated" or an abbreviation.
LLCs: "Limited Liability Company" or an abbreviation.
Name Restrictions: if purpose contains anything with "judgement recovery" or "small claims court", a disclaimer that states "not practicing law" is required.
2. File the correct paperwork with the States filing office.
For Corporations you must file "Articles of Incorporation", for LLCs you must file "Articles of Organization".
3. Hold the "Organizational Meeting" and adopt the companys Bylaws (Corporations) or Operating Agreement (LLCs).
4. Obtain a Federal Employer Identification Number (FEIN) for your company and open a company bank account.
5. Get a local business license from the city (or county) where you will be doing business.
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In Massachusetts, you can authorize a Maximum of 275,000 Shares of No Par Value stock to incur the minimum filing and/or Franchise Fee.
Annual Report due annually within 2 and 1/2 months of the fiscal year end.
Annual Report Fee: $125.00 for Corporations; $500 for LLCs.