Corporation Section Filing Fees
Limited Liability Company Filings & Fees
(In effect January 1, 2004)
|WISCONSIN LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANY FILINGS||Wisconsin Limited Liability Company||Foreign Limited Liability Company|
|Articles of Organization on paper||$170.00|
|Articles of Organization Electronic QuickStart LLC||$130.00|
|Amendment or Restated Articles||$40.00|
|Articles of Merger||$150.00|
|Articles of Dissolution||$20.00|
|Application for Certificate of Registration||$100.00|
Application for Amended
Certificate of Registration
|Certificate of Conversion||$150.00||$150.00|
|Application for Certificate of Withdrawal||$40.00|
|Articles of Correction||$40.00||$40.00|
|Change of Registered Agent/Registered Office||$10.00||$10.00|
|Agents Change of Registered Office, or Statement of Resignation||$10.00||$10.00|
|- reserved name (or renewal)||$15.00||$15.00|
|- registered name (or renewal)||$50.00||$50.00|
|- use of indistinguishable name||$10.00||$10.00|
|QUALIFYING A FOREIGN LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANY IN WISCONSIN|
HOW TO APPLY: Submit Form 521 with the filing fee, to:
Department of Financial InstitutionsIf sent by courier, Express or Priority US mail, address to:
P O Box 7846
Madison, WI 53707-7846
Phone: (608) 261-7577
Department of Financial Institutions
4822 Madison Yards Way, North Tower
Madison, WI 53705
EXPEDITED SERVICE You may request expedited service for any document filing. It will receive attention by the close of the business day following that on which it is received. Clearly mark documents "FOR EXPEDITED SERVICE" and provide an additional $25.00 for each item.
NAME AVAILABILITY The availability of a limited liability company name is determined at the time of filing of the application for certificate of registration or an application to reserve a name. No name can be assumed to be available unless confirmed by written acknowledgement from this department.
NAME RESERVATION A domestic or foreign limited liability company may apply to reserve exclusive use of a company name by delivering an written or telephone application to the department. The application must include the name and address of the applicant and the name proposed to be reserved. If accepted, the name will be reserved for a period of 120 days. The reservation may be renewed.
CONTINUING REQUIREMENTS To maintain its registration, a foreign limited liability company must promptly file its annual report, continuously maintain a registered agent and registered office in Wisconsin, and promptly apply for an amended certificate of registration in the event it changes its name, its date or state of organization or if the vesting of management of the LLC is changed.
REGISTRATION EXCEPTIONS No certificate of registration is required under Chapter 183 for:
A foreign limited liability company shall not be considered to be transacting business in this state solely because it
ADDITIONAL ASSISTANCE A foreign limited liability company intending to offer architectural or professional engineering services in this state may have a registration requirement with the Department of Safety and Professional Services. Phone (608) 266-2112. A charitable organization soliciting donations in this state may address questions to the Department of Financial Institutions Charitable Organizations office at (608) 267-1711.