registration of legal entity

Cost of registration The cost of the second year Number of Directors Corporate tax rates Payment of Charter Capital Financial statements
1100.00 USD 900.00 USD 1 0.00% 0.00 No

Florida is a South American state with the center in the city of Tallahassee. The state shares borders with the states of Georgia and Alabama. The density of the population of Florida is quite high in relation to considerably small state territory. In total, about 20 million people reside there.

The most famous city is Miami.

Nowadays, Florida enjoys the status of the most popular US state for establishing own company.

The staff is not included in the "blacklists" of offshore jurisdictions. Therefore, the company's operation in Florida is not associated with offshore activities. The company in Florida can conduct any legally permitted business.

Company registration is carries out by the State Secretariat.

Forms of doing business

It is possible to register or buy business in Florida (the USA) in various organizational and legal forms, namely:

- Sole Proprietorship;

- General Partnership;

- Limited Partnership;

- LLC or Limited Liability Company;

- Corporation (C Corporation and S Corporation).

The LLC form is the most popular among the other forms of companies.

LLC Company in Florida. The main provisions

You must fulfill the following requirements to register an LLC in Florida. They are the following:

  • The number of founders is at least one;
  • The residence of the founders and directors is not required;
  • Founders and directors may be legal entities;
  • A secretary is not required;
  • Nominee directors and participants are allowed;
  • It should contain the following designations: Company name can not repeat any available in the registry. It is necessary to provide several options. The company name must be indicated in Latin letters with valid terminations L.L.C., LLC, Ltd. Company, Ltd.Co., Limited Co. At the same time, it is prohibited to include words indicating types of activities subject to licensing (Royal, Bank, College, etc.);
  • There is no requirement for the mandatory payment of the authorized share capital. Moreover, its standard declared size is $ 50,000;
  • The status of shareholders is not provided (their functions are performed by the founders);
  • No requirements to provide information about the real beneficiary.
  • Company documents can be stored anywhere in the world.
  • No currency control

Documents required for company registration in Florida (USA):

- copies of founders' passports (both foreign and domestic),

- power of attorney to conduct registration of a company in the USA (Florida).

Bookkeeeping of the LLC Company in Florida.

The company provides the annual report (Annual Return) on May 1st the year, which is following the following after the registration.

The financial report of a company that does not operate in the state and does not have an EIN (US taxpayer number) does not provide.

There is no requirements for providing an statutory audit.

Corporation taxes (Florida)

A LLC company that does not receive income from sources within the jurisdiction of the United States and whose founders are not US residents, is exempt from the taxation.

The LLC company pays the tax of 0-12% as a state corporate taxt, and a federal tax. 

The Federal TAX 
Single Filers Tax Rate 
$0 – $9,5251  - 0%
9,526 – $38,700 – 12%
38,701 – $82,500 – 22%
82,501 – $157,500 – 24%
157,501 – $200,000 – 32%
200,001 – $500,000 – 35%
over 500,001 - +37% 

Sales Tax — 6%

Start your own profitable and absolutely legal international business by registering LLC in Florida (USA). We will help you quickly create or buy a ready-made company in Florida. Registration of companies (including offshore), trusts, partnerships in different parts of the world is one of the main directions of our activity.

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General information
State polityConstutional federal state
Place in the world in corruption24
Literacy rate99.00%
National currencyUS Dollar
USD exchange rate1.00
GDP per capita12
Official languageEnglish
Credit ratingAA+
The judiciaryFlorida Supreme Court, 57 district courts of Florida
Executive authorityGovernor, Lieutenant Governor
Legislative authoritiesLegislature of Florida State: Senate (40 seats) and House of Reprensentatives (120 seats)
Corporate information
Opportunity to purchase ready-made companiesДа
Legal systemCommon Law
The use of the Cyrillic alphabet in the nameНет
Local registered officeДа
Organizational and Legal Formslimited liability company, limited partnership, "C" Corporation, "S" Corporation, partnership, limited partnership, sole proprietorship, joint venture, branch
Local registered agentДа
Shares and share capital
Information about the beneficiary is disclosedNo restrictions
Bearer sharesНет
Possibility to issue shares without par valueНет
Basic corporate tax rate0.00%
Capital gains taxНет
Currency controlНет
Corporate tax rates details0%. Payment of Federal Tax. Single Filers Tax Rate: $ 0 - $ 9,5251 - 0%, 9,526 - $ 38,700 - 12%, 38,701 - $ 82,500 - 22%, 82,501 - $ 157,500 - 24%, 157,501 - $ 200,000 - 32%, 200,001 - $ 500,000 - 35%, 500.001 - + 37%
Stamp dutyНет
Director and Secretary
Minimum number of directors1
The requirement for residency directorsНет
Director of legal entities are allowedНет
The data reveals to the local agentДа
Data field to the public registryДа
The requirement for the presence of the SecretaryНет
Requirement to the residense of the SecretaryНет
Requirements to qualification of the SecretaryНет
Legal entity as the SecretaryНет
Shareholder and beneficiary
Minimum number of shareholders1
Data is entered in the public registerНет
Shareholders residency requirementНет
Information about the beneficiary is disclosedНет
Information may be disclosed to the local agentДа
Shareholders-legal entities are acceptableДа
The requirement for filing reportsДа
Open access to reportsНет
Statutory auditНет
The requirement for filing Annual ReturnДа
Open access to the Annual ReturnНет
The requirement for reportsДа
Treaty on avoidance of double taxation (States which signed)60
Membership in the OECDДа
Is it offshore according to Russian legislationНет
Trademark Registration