How to Form an LLC in Alabama

To form an LLC in Alabama, you will need to obtain a Certificate of Name Reservation, then file a Certificate of Formation with the Alabama Secretary of State through your local Judge of Probate Office. You can apply online (in some counties) or by mail for $100, plus probate office fees. The Certificate of Formation is the legal document that officially creates your Alabama Limited Liability Company.

Follow the step-by-step How to Start an LLC in Alabama guide below to get started today.

Step1. Name Your Alabama LLC

Step2. Choose a Registered Agent in Alabama

Step3. File the Certificate of Formation

Step4. Create an Operating Agreement

Step5. Get an EIN