- Start A Business.com can incorporate your business
Start A Business.com will provide a preliminary name
check to help ensure that your company name is available
and will clear up to 3 potential names for you to
select from. Once this is completed, we will prepare
and file your articles of incorporation with the Arkansas
state government in a quick and efficient manner.
- The corporate name must contain "corporation,"
"incorporated," "company," "limited,"
"corp.," "inc.," "co."
or "ltd.," or words or abbreviations of
like import in another language.
- For a Limited Liability Company, company names
contain the words "Limited Liability Company",
"A Limited Company", or the abbreviations
"L.L.C.", "L.C.", "LLC"
or "LC". The words "Limited" and
"Company" may be abbreviated as "Ltd."
and "Co." respectively. The name cannot
be the same as or deceptively similar to the corporate
name of a domestic corporation or a foreign qualified
/ Member Information:
- Minimum Number of Directors: 1
- Start A Business.com can act as your Registered
Agent in the state of Arkansas.
& LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANY FRANCHISE TAX REPORT
February, Secretary of State mails forms to the
last known tax mailing address of the corporation/limited
Corporate Franchise Tax Div.
Little Rock, AR 72201-1094
for corporation of .27 of 1% of the proportion of
the par value of outstanding capital stock that
the value of the real and personal property in Arkansas
bears to the total of the real and personal property
everywhere - minimum tax is $50 and the maximum
tax is $1,075,000. No-par shares valued at $25.00
each for purposes of tax. Corporations without authorized
capital stock pay $100. Limited Liabilty Company
pay a flat $109.
INCOME TAX RETURN & PAYMENT
of Revenue mails forms to whoever filed last return
on behalf of the corporation.
15th day of the 5th month following close of fiscal
Dept. of Finance & Administration
Corp. Income Tax Section
P.O. Box 3628
Little Rock, AR 72203-3628
net income applies to domestic corps. and foreign
corps. doing business in Ark. Rate for corps. with
net income up to $100,000: 1% first $3,000 of the
entire net income; 2% next $3,000; 3% next $5,000;
5% next $14,000 and 6% all net income in excess
of $25,000. Those corporations whose net taxable
income exceeds $100,000 will be subject to a 6.5%
tax rate on the entire net taxable income. Multi-state
apportioning corporations pay at the same rate,
but based upon the net percentage of property, payroll
and sales within the State divided by these factors
everywhere. If over $1,000 (before 1999, $250),
declaration of estimated tax is due, file by 5-15,
pay in equal quarters (5-15, 6-15, 9-15, next 1-15).
If meeting requirements later, prorate payments
over remaining quarters.