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INCORPORATE IN MISSISSIPPI
Overview:
  • Start A Business.com can incorporate your business in Mississippi. Start A Business.com will provide a preliminary name check to help ensure that your company name is available in Mississippi, 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 Mississippi state government in a quick and efficient manner.
Corporate Names:
  • The corporate name must contain "incorporated," "company," "limited," "corp.," "inc.," "co.," "ltd." or words or abbreviations of like import in another language.

  • For a Limited Liability Company, company names must contain the words "Limited Liability Company" or the abbreviation "L.L.C.". The name cannot be the same as or deceptively similar to the corporate name of a domestic corporation or a foreign qualified corporation.

Director / Member Information:
  • Minimum Number of Directors: 1
Registered Agent Information:
  • Start A Business.com can act as your Registered Agent in Mississippi.
Tax Information:

TAX ANNUAL REPORT
FORMS AVAILABILITY Secretary of State mails forms to the Registered Agent.
DUE DATE April 1st
DEPARTMENT Secretary of State
P.O. Box 23083
Jackson, MS 39225-3083
(800) 256-3494
TAX RATE/FEES Filing Fee - $25

TAX CORPORATION FRANCHISE
& INCOME TAX RETURN
FORMS AVAILABILITY State Tax Commission sends forms to the corporation.
DUE DATE March 15th/15th day of 3rd month following close of fiscal yr.
DEPARTMENT Bureau of Revenue
State Tax Commission
P.O. Box 23050
Jackson, MS 39225-3050
(601) 359-1141
TAX RATE/FEES Franchise Tax rate is $2.50 for each $1,000 of the capital, surplus, undivided profits and true reserves, or fraction thereof, employed in Mississippi - minimum tax of $25.00.
Income tax rate is 3% on the 1st $5,000 of taxable income, 4% next $5,000 or part thereof, and 5% on taxable income in excess of $10,000. If expect tax over $200, report estimated tax by 4-15; pay in 4 equal installments by 4-15, 6-15, 9-15, and 12-15.

TAX ANNUAL FRANCHISE TAX RETURN
FORMS AVAILABILITY Secretary of State sends the forms to the corporation's Registered Agent at the Registered Agent's address indicated on the Annual Reg. Report
DUE DATE April 15th/15th day of 4th month following close of fiscal yr. Newly chartered or licensed corporations report by 15th day of 4th month after incorporation/qualification
DEPARTMENT Department of Revenue
Franchise Tax Division
P.O. Box 3080
Jefferson City, MO 65102
(573) 751-2265
TAX RATE/FEES Rate is one twentieth of 1% (0.05%) of the proportion of outstanding capital stock and surplus , if over $200,000, represented by the ratio of the property and assets in Missouri to the total property and total assets everywhere which is the higher of (1) market value of assets in Mo. or (2) par value of capital stock (no par stock is fixed at higher of actual value or $5 per share). Effective for tax years starting on  or after 1/1/2000 the rate changes to 1/30 of 1% of the proportion of outstanding capital stock and surplus, if over $1,000,000, represented by the ratio of property and assets in Missouri to the total property and total assets everywhere which is the higher of (1) market value of assets in Mo. or (2) par value of capital stock ( no par stock is fixed at higher of actual value or $5 per share). In addition, the return will be due with the Corporation Income Tax Return and filed with the Mo. Department of Revenue.

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State Fees:
Corporation: $80.00
Limited Liability
Company:
$80.00
FORM AN INC.
FORM AN LLC
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