Register Your Company in New York State
Filenow’s team of experts can guide you through the process of registering your entity, whether an LLC or a Corporation, faster and at a fraction of the cost of other services.
Just $49 + State Fee
Manage Your Business in New York State
Filenow’s team of experts can help you obtain all certificates necessary to operate your company legally in New York State, including Registered Agent & Foreign Qualification services.
New York LLC
Limited Liability Company (LLC) is a business structure which combines many benefits of a sole proprietorship or partnership with the limited liability of a corporation.
New York Corporation
Corporation is an entity for companies with complex operations, numerous shareholders, or businesses planning to sell stock on the public stock exchanges.
New York S Corporation
S corporation is an entity that provides owners with limited liability while also allowing the shareholders to pass company income through their personal tax returns.
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Are you looking to incorporate but are still unsure of which entity is right for your business? Our Incorporation Wizard will help you select the right entity.
Registered Agent Service
A registered agent, sometimes known as a resident agent or a statutory agent, is the address that your business uses to receive official mail, including legal or tax notifications. It must be a physical address; you cannot use a post office box.
$119 per year
Application for Authority
If your company was not formed in NY, it is considered a foreign entity. Application for Authority is the document you fill out to get permission to operate your foreign llc or coproration in New York State.
$149 + $225 State Fee
Certificate of Good Standing
This document shows that company has met New York’s statutory reporting requirements and is permitted to do business.
$49 + $25 State Fee
Doing Business As
DBA allows company owners to use a fictitious or trade name instead of the company name listed on state documents.
$75 + $25 State Fee
Reservation of Name
Business owners who have not yet registered company in NY can complete this application to reserve desired entity name.
$49 + $20 State Fee
Filing Times and State Fees in New York
This table includes New York State fees and approximate filing times* for most common company forms and applications.
|Service||Filing Times||State Fee|
|Form LLC||2-5 Days||$200|
|Form Corporation||2-5 Days||$125|
|Form S Corporation||2-5 Days||$125|
|Application for Authority||2-5 Days||$225|
|Certificate of Good Standing||2-5 Days||$25|
|Certificate of Assumed Name (DBA)||2-5 Days||$25+|
|Reservation of Name||2-5 Days||$20|
Business Name Restrictions in New York
The following is list of terms restricted or explicitly prohibited from use by business entities in New York State:
- historical society
- nursery school
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