How to Dissolve a LLC in Washington
How to Dissolve a LLC in Washington
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CORPORATE GLOSSARY
 
Administrative Dissolution
Agent for Service of Process
Apostille
Apportionment
Articles of Incorporation
Articles of Organization
Assumed Name
At Will LLC
Authorized Shares
B Corporation
Benefit Corporation
Board of Directors
Business Dissolution
Business Entity
Bylaws
Certificate of Existence
Certificate of Status
Certified Copy
Close Corporation
Common Stock
Conversion
Corporate Bylaws
Corporate Name Reservation
Corporate Stock
DBA
Disregarded Entity
Dividends
ESOP
Excise Tax
Federal Tax ID
Ficticious Name
Foreign Qualification
Franchise Tax
General Partnership
Good Standing Certificate
Incorporator
Involuntary Dissolution
IRS Form 966
ITIN
Limited Liability Company
Limited Partnership
Liquidation
LLC
LP
Majority Shareholder
Meetings
Merger
Nexus
Non-Stock Corporation
Nonprofit Corporation
Obligated Member LLC
Organizer
Paid-in Capital
Paid-in Surplus
Par Value
Personal Service Corporation
Preferred Stock
Privilege Tax
Professional Corporation
Professional Service
Proxy
Registered Agent
Registered Office
Reporting Requirements
Revocation
S Corporation
Series LLC
Service Mark
Shareholder
Sole Proprietor
Stated Capital
Statutory Agent
Stock Certificate
Term LLC
Trade Name
Trademark
Trust
Trustee
Winding Up

What is Washington LLC Dissolution?

A Washington LLC is created when the WA Secretary of State approves the Articles of Organization. A record of the Washington LLC is added to the list of LLCs which have officially registered with the Washington Secretary of State.  Once a LLC is registered with the Washington Secretary of State, that LLC immediately has both reporting and tax obligations which incur penalties if the obligations are not met by the required deadlines.   more...

Why do I need to Dissolve a Washington LLC?

As soon as a Washington LLC is registered with the WA Secretary of State, that LLC is responsible for recurring obligations of the Washington Secretary of State and the Washington Department of Revenue.  If the Washington LLC does not file reports or pay taxes then that WA Limited Liability Company could be responsible for penalties which go up as time goes by.

Unless you Dissolve your Washington LLC with the Washington Secretary of State that WA Limited Liability Company will be responsible for all recurring fees and penalties.

What do I have to do to Dissolve a Washington LLC?

Washington LLC Dissolution is one part of a larger process commonly called the "Winding Up" process.   more...

What do I have to do before I Dissolve a Washington LLC?

Things you need to do before you Dissolve a Washington LLC.
  1. Hold a Members meeting and record a resolution to Dissolve the Washington LLC
  2. File all required Annual Reports with the Washington Secretary of State
  3. Clear up any business debt
  4. Pay all taxes and administrative fees owed by the Washington LLC
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What do I have to do after I Dissolve a Washington LLC?

Things you have to do after you Incorporate in Washington.
  1. Distribute all remaining assets of the Washington LLC
  2. Close all business bank accounts of the Washington LLC
  3. Cancel all local business licenses and permits
  4. File Form 966 with the IRS
  5. Cancel the IRS account associated with the WA LLC's Federal Tax ID (EIN)
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How long does it take to Dissolve a Washington LLC?

The time it takes to Dissolve a Washington LLC varies depending on how long it takes to complete the actions that are required in each specific case - holding meetings, closing accounts, distributing assets, etc.

Once the initial actions are completed, the Washington Secretary of State usually takes around 4 weeks to process the Certificate of Dissolution.    more...

How much does it cost to Dissolve a LLC in Washington?

The total cost to Dissolve a Washington LLC varies depending on exactly what is required for each specific WA Dissolution. We charge $224.00 plus any state fees for our Washington LLC Dissolution services. This includes:
  • Same day processing
  • Transcribe minutes of Members meeting which proposes Dissolution
  • Prepare and file Certificate of Dissolution with the Washington Secretary of State
  • Prepare US IRS Form 966 for you to sign and file
  • Prepare documents to cancel Federal EIN account
  • Certified copy of Dissolution filing from WA Secretary of State
  • Priority Mail Delivery of all documents
  • Unlimited Customer Support
We also offer these Washington LLC Dissolution services separately as explained on the right side of this web page.

What do I have to do if I want to Dissolve a Foreign LLC that is tied to a WA Domestic LLC?

If there are Foreign LLCs in states other than Washington that are tied to the Domestic Washington LLC then each of those Foreign LLCs must be Dissolved before the Washington LLC is legally Dissolved.

How long before someone can use my LLC name in Washington after I Dissolve?

A Washington LLC company name becomes available for anyone to use when the Washington Limited Liability Company is Dissolved by the Washington Secretary of State. There are no LLC company name protections in Washington once a Washington LLC has been Dissolved by the Washington Secretary of State.

Do I have to publish a Notice of Dissolution of the Washington LLC?

There are no state of Washington requirements for the publication of a Notice of Dissolution of a Washington LLC.

While the Washington Secretary of State does not legally require the publication of a Notice of Dissolution of a Washington LLC, publication is a good way to notify anyone who might have a claim against the Washington LLC.  Evidence of publication might prove useful down the line if someone makes a claim against the WA Limited Liability Company after the Washington LLC has been dissolved.
  • We can prepare a Notice of Dissolution of the Washington LLC, make sure it gets published and obtain evidence of publication.
WASHINGTON LLC
DISSOLUTION SERVICES
For $224.00 our Washington LLC Dissolution Services include:
Same day processing explain
Transcribe minutes of Members meeting which proposes Dissolution
Prepare and file Certificate of Dissolution with the Washington Secretary of State
Prepare US IRS Form 966 for you to sign and file
Prepare documents to cancel the Federal EIN account linked to the Washington LLC
Certified copy of LLC Dissolution filing from WA Secretary of State
Priority Mail Delivery of all documents
Unlimited Customer Support
A LA CARTE WASHINGTON
DISSOLUTION SERVICES
If you don't need our complete Washington LLC Dissolution package we offer our Dissolution services separately
check the box next to any option, price will be
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Transcribe Member meeting minutes - $75.00   explain
Prepare and file Certificate of Dissolution - $75.00   explain
Prepare IRS Form 966 - $65.00   explain
Prepare EIN cancellation documents - $65.00   explain
Processing fees $224.00
Washington Dissolution fees $20.00
Optional services $0.00
Total cost $244.00
Washington LLC Dissolution Rules
Washington Dissolution Accepted Credit Cards

OUR ADVANTAGE
  • We start processing your Washington LLC Dissolution order as soon as it arrives.
  • We get your documents to the Washington Secretary of State in the quickest possible way. 
  • We guarantee our work.  If you're not satisfied with our Washington Dissolution services we will refund 100% of your processing fees.
  • We've been helping LLCs legally Dissolve in Washington for over ten years.  Our A+ BBB rating speaks for itself!

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