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INCORPORATE IN WISCONSIN
Overview:
  • Start A Business.com can incorporate your business in Wisconsin. Start A Business.com will provide a preliminary name check to help ensure that your company name is available in Wisconsin, 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 Wisconsin state government in a quick and efficient manner.
Corporate Names:
  • The corporate name must contain "corporation," "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 "Limited Liability Company", "Limited Liability Co.", or the abbreviations "L.L.C." or "LCC". 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 Wisconsin.
Tax Information:

TAX CORPORATION FRANCHISE OR INCOME TAX RETURN
FORMS AVAILABILITY Dept. of Revenue sends forms to the corporation.
DUE DATE March 15th/15th day of 3rd month following close of fiscal yr.
DEPARTMENT Wisconsin Dept. of Revenue
Corporation Franchise & Income Tax Section
P.O. Box 8908
Madison, WI 53708-8908
(608) 266-2772
TAX RATE/FEES Rate: 7.9% on Wis. net income, which is Fed taxable income per IRC in effect as of 12-31-93 with modifications. Surcharge to fund recycling is imposed eff for tax yrs. ending before 4-2-99 at rate of 5.5%; min. surcharge is $25 and max. is $9,800. Estimated tax is due by 15th of 3d, 6th, 9th, 12th months of income year if annual tax (minus credits) is $500 (min.). If requirements met later in yr., prorate payments.

TAX ANNUAL REPORT - DOMESTIC
FORMS AVAILABILITY Secy. of State sends forms to the Registered Agent at the Registered Office.
DUE DATE During Calendar year quarter in which anniversary date of incorporation occurs.
DEPARTMENT Department of Financial Institutions
Corporation Annual Report
Drawer 554
Milwaukee, WI 53293-0554
(608) 264-7810
TAX RATE/FEES Filing Fee - $25

TAX ANNUAL REPORT - FOREIGN
FORMS AVAILABILITY Secy. of state sends forms to the Registered Agent at the Registered Office.
DUE DATE March 31st/first calendar quarter of each yr.
DEPARTMENT Department of Financial Institutions
Foreign Corporation Annual Report
Drawer 978
Milwaukee, WI 53293-0978
(608) 266-3590
TAX RATE/FEES Filing fee - $50.00. In addition, if annual report reflects increase in amount employed in Wisconsin capital in excess of the amount of capital on which a fee has previously been paid, an additional fee which, with previous payments made on account of capital employed in Wisconsin, will amount to $2 for each $1,000 or fraction thereof of the excess. No-par shares are valued for this purpose at the amount by which the entire assets exceed the liabilities other than such no-par shares, but at not less than $10.00 each.

TAX LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANY ANNUAL REPORT - FOREIGN
FORMS AVAILABILITY Secy. of state sends forms to the Registered Agent at the Registered Office.
DUE DATE March 31st/first calendar quarter of each yr.
DEPARTMENT Department of Financial Institutions
Foreign Corporation Annual Report
Drawer 7846
Madison, WI 53707-7846
(608) 266-3590
TAX RATE/FEES Filing fee - $50.00.

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State Fees:
Corporation: $195.00
Limited Liability
Company:
$175.00
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