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How To Change The Name Of Your LLC

How to Change the Name of Your LLC New Name 1 The Right LLC Name 1 Really Matters 77 percent of consumers make purchases based on a brand name. 77% 72 percent of top brand names are made up words or acronyms. 72% 90 percent of all purchasing decisions are made subconsciously, making it vital for companies to choose names that evoke positive emotions. 90% It can help you build your branding, including logos, taglines, product names and promotional materials. You can stand out from the crowd and attract repeat buyers. It will represent what your business offers and be associated with your products and services. Good Reasons to Change Your LLC Name You want a fresh, The old name doesn't new start for your make sense to your business. customer base. People can't remember You're changing your or pronounce your LLC products or services. name It's location-based and you're expanding. It's too similar to another business. 6 Steps to Change 3 Your LLC Name Decide what you woant your new LLC name to be. You can use Incfile's Business Name Search Tool to know if the new name is taken. Alternatively, you can search your state's business formation agency company register to make sure the name isn't already being used. If the name is unique, then complete an Articles of Amendment form. File the Articles of Amendment with your state's business formation agency. Receive notification that the Articles have been filed and accepted. Change your LLC name anywhere else you legally need to: with specific agencies, your bank, etc. What About LLC Name 4 Changes and the IRS? When you change your LLC name, you will need to show the name change on the next tax return you file with the IRS and your state's Department of EIN Revenue. 32-2124 You will not need to obtain a new Employer Identification Number (EIN) you are only changing your LLC if name. Incfile will help you search for the right business name, decide on a new one and file your Articles of Amendment. incfile References

How To Change The Name Of Your LLC

shared by kevin39 on Jul 05
To change the name or any other information of your LLC, a Certificate of Amendment must be filed with the form provided by your secretary of state and you will have to pay a filing fee when you submi...


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