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Do I need a lawyer to Incorporate in Arizona?

The short answer is no.  The state of Arizona does not legally require a lawyer to form an Arizona Corporationmore...

Do I have to Reserve a Company Name before I Incorporate in Arizona?

You are not legally required to reserve a Company Name for a new Arizona Corporation before you submit your application to Incorporate in Arizona.  more...

What if the Arizona Corporation Name I want is already taken?

If the Name you have chosen for your new Arizona Corporation is already in use by a currently active Arizona Corporation or LLC, and you still want to use that Corporation Name, then you will have to register a DBA Name with the county recorder in each Arizona county in which you want to do business. "DBA" is an abbreviation for "Doing Business As."

In Arizona a DBA Name is called a Trade Name.

We verify that the Name you have chose for your new Arizona Corporation is available before we submit your Incorporation filing to the Arizona Corporation Commission.  If necessary we can register a Trade Name in Arizona for you so that you can open your new Arizona business as quickly as possible.

What do I have to do to Incorporate in Arizona?

8 things you have to do in order to Incorporate in Arizona.
  1. Choose a name for your Arizona Corporation
  2. Select an official address and a Registered Agent for your Arizona Corporation
  3. Choose a Board of Directors for your Arizona Corporation
  4. Decide who will be Officers for your Arizona Corporation
  5. Determine how you want your Arizona Corporation to be taxed
  6. File Articles of Incorporation with the Arizona Corporation Commission
  7. Get a Federal Employer Identification Number (FEIN)
  8. Issue Stock Certificates to the Initial Shareholders

What do I have to do after I form my Arizona Corporation?

7 things you have to do after you Incorporate in Arizona.
  1. Conduct an initial Meeting of the Board of Directors and adopt Corporate Bylaws
  2. Open a Business Bank Account in Arizona for your AZ Corporation
  3. Obtain Business Licenses from the cities and counties in which you plan to do business
  4. Hold Meetings of Shareholders and Directors of each year.
  5. File the required Arizona Corporation reports
  6.  Keep proper records of your Arizona Corporation on file
  7.  Publish a notice of Incorporation in a newspaper in the state of Arizona

What information do I need in order to Incorporate in Arizona?

In order to Incorporate in Arizona you'll need certain specific information about your new Company including the Corporation name and address; and Registered Agent information.

How long does it take to Incorporate in Arizona?

Processing times for new Arizona Corporation applications vary depending on the work load of the Corporation Commission's staff.  We've found that normal processing of new Arizona Articles of Incorporation takes the state around 15-20 business days.  Add 2-3 days for the time period for shipping the final documents by mail.  Choosing our Express Mail option can shave a couple of days off the total processing time for your Arizona LLC.
We are dependent on, and have no control over, the staff and systems of the Arizona Corporation Commission.

In our experience 15-20 business days is the time it usually takes the Arizona Corporation Commission to process a new Arizona Corporation application. We get your Arizona Corporation application to the AZ Corporation Commission ASAP. Once it is at the state we have no control over the new Arizona Corporation application process.

Are there any Expedited Processing Options for new AZ Corporation Filings?

The Arizona Secretary of State posts the processing times for new Corporation filings on its website each Monday. The Secretary of State offers expedited processing for an additional $35. This cuts processing time for Arizona Corporation filings approximately in half.

Are there any Publication Requirements for a new Arizona Corporation?

All Arizona Corporations are required to publish a notice of the filing of their Articles of Incorporation.

The publication must be in a newspaper of general circulation in the Arizona county in which the Arizona Corporation's principal office is located. If the Arizona Corporation does not have a principal office in the state of Arizona then the publication must be in the Arizona county where the Registered Agent of the Arizona Corporation is located.

Notice of the filing of the Articles of Incorporation must be published within 60 days after the date on which the Arizona Corporation Commission initially approved the Articles of Incorporation of the AZ Corporation. The notice must be included in three consecutive publications.

You will receive an Affadavit of Publication from the newspaper and you may file it with the AZ Corporation Commission.
We can take care of all your state publication requirements.

How much does it cost to Incorporate in Arizona?

The state of Arizona charges $100.00 to Incorporate in AZ.  This is the cost of filing and getting a Certified Copy of your Articles of Incorporation from the AZ Corporation Commission.  If you choose All Business Documemnts to help you Incorporate in Arizona our processing fees are $125.00.  We start processing your new Arizona Corporation order as soon as we get it.

Total cost includes:
  • AZ Name Check and Reservation
  • Prepare Articles of Incorporation
  • File Articles of Incorporation with the Arizona Corporation Commission
  • Certified Copies of Articles
  • Arizona Corporation Checklist
  • Priority Mail Delivery
  • Unlimited Customer Support

What is a Arizona Professional Corporation?

Generally, if you are required to obtain some kind of license before you can market your skills in the state of Arizona then you will most likely need to form a Arizona Professional Corporationmore...

Arizona Foreign Corporation Qualification

You want to do business in the state of Arizona but are registered as a Domestic Corporation in another state.  In order to legally conduct business in the state of Arizona you must register with the Arizona Corporation Commission as an Arizona Foreign Corporation. more...
For $125 our Arizona Incorporation services include:
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 AZ Name Check and Reservation
 Prepare Articles of Incorporation
 File Articles of Incorporation
 Certified Copies of Articles
 AZ Corporation Checklist
 Priority Mail Delivery
 Unlimited Customer Support
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 Expedited Service $35   explain
 Express Mail $70   explain
 S-Corporation Election $50   explain
 AZ Registered Agent $135   explain
 Customized Bylaws $75   explain
 AZ Good Standing Certificate $73.00   explain
 Federal EIN $65   explain
 AZ Corporation Kit and Seal $99   explain
 Business License Research $175   explain
Processing fees $125.00
Arizona incorporation fees $100.00
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  • We start processing your Arizona Corporation order as soon as it arrives.
  • We get your documents to the Arizona Corporation Commission in the quickest possible way.  If we receive your order before noon Arizona time we will submit your Arizona Corporation application to the Corporation Commission on the same day we receive it.
  • We guarantee our work.  If you're not satisfied with our Arizona Incorporation services we will refund 100% of your processing fees.
  • We've been helping businesses Incorporate in Arizona for over ten years.  Our A+ BBB rating speaks for itself!

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