Idaho LLC Basics & Helpful Information

General Overview of the Idaho LLC

This article is meant to be a general overview of the Idaho LLC formation process and other basic issues related to LLCs.

Idaho Filing Fees

The Idaho filing fee for the Certificate of Organization (to create an Idaho LLC) is $100.00 ($120 if not typed). Add another $20.00 to expedite the Certificate of Organization filing for a quicker turnaround.

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Idaho Filing Time

LLC filings are processed on a daily basis. Expect to receive a copy of the filing by return mail in a week to ten days. The expedited processing fee of $20.00 reduces the turnaround time to approximately 8 working hours, but is only available for some filings.

Idaho Annual Compliance Requirements

Idaho LLCs are required to file an annual report. The annual report can be completed online, or completed and mailed, faxed, or hand delivered. There is no fee to file unless handwritten. Expect to receive a postcard via mail reminding you of the due date for the annual report.

Form an LLC in Idaho

You can use this checklist to help guide you through the process of forming an Idaho LLC:

Step 1: Decide on a Business Name

Step 2: Register your LLC with the State

Step 3: Create and Sign the LLC's Governing Document

Step 4: Get an EIN

Step 5: Get Licenses and Permits

Registering a Foreign LLC in Idaho