Oklahoma LLC Formation – Basics & Helpful Information

General Overview of the process to form an LLC in Oklahoma

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

Oklahoma Filing Fees

The filing fee for the Oklahoma Articles of Organization (to create an Oklahoma LLC) is $100.00.

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Oklahoma Filing Time

If you are filing the Articles of Organization electronically via the Secretary of State’s website, the time to process is 1-2 business days. If you mail the forms in with your payment, it will take 3-5 business days and approximately another 3-5 business days to receive your confirmation by mail. If you take the forms to the SOS in person and pay an additional fee of $25, you can have your Articles of Organization processed within 30 minutes.

Oklahoma Annual Compliance Requirements

Oklahoma LLCs are required to file annual certificates. The cost to file the annual certificate is $25. You can find the annual certificate form on the Secretary of State’s website.

Form an LLC in Oklahoma

You can use this checklist to help guide you through the process of forming an Oklahoma 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 Oklahoma

Helpful Tips & Information

Use an LLC formation service like IncFile to help you form an LLC in Oklahoma. They have LLC formation packages starting at $49 (plus the state filing fee).

Links

Oklahoma Secretary of State Business Services
Oklahoma Secretary of State LLC Forms
Oklahoma Business Name Availability Search
Oklahoma Business Licensing and Permits
Oklahoma E-Filing Portal
Online EIN Application (for the LLC’s Federal Tax ID)
USPTO (Federal) Trademark Search