Lowtax Network

Back To Top

Nevada Corporation Formation

05 May, 2017

Whether you want to start a brand new business or incorporate an existing business, we recommend you to read this article to understand better the requirements on corporations and limited liability companies in Nevada.

Corporate Name

The intended name must be unique and must not be similar to one which currently.

You are not required to use name endings such as "Inc." or "Incorporated" in Nevada. However, it's not allowed to use a name appearing to be that of a natural person and containing initials or a given name, unless used with and additional word such as "Inc.", "Ltd.", "Company", etc.

Furthermore, the name must not include restricted words such as "bank" or "trust" or "insurance".

Director Information

The corporation must have at least one director.

The director must be at least 18 years old.

The director's names and address must be listed in the Articles of Incorporation.

The director is not required to reside in Nevada.

Articles of Incorporation

Articles of Incorporation is required to form a corporation in Nevada and it must include:

  • Stock, authorized shares and par value

  • Registered agent in Nevada – name and address (it must be a physical address, no post box). The registered agent must be always available during the normal business hours.

Other filings and requirements

Business license and Initial report – you'll be required to file an Initial list of Officers/Directors and Business License. The filing fee is currently $500 for the business license registration and $150 for the Initial List.

Please note that each state in the US has different requirements.  

Tags: Business

About the Author


Startupr puts you first. This is why our main focus is Startups with global ambitions. We give you the freedom to build your business while we take care of the tedious, administrative tasks, leaving you to concentrate on your dream for your company. As part of our brilliant service, our back end software will automatically send you reminders of important annual filings, and upload your important document to your online account. startupr.hk


« Go Back to Blogs

Blog Archive

Event Listings

Listings for the leading worldwide conferences and events in accounting, investment, banking and finance, transfer pricing, corporate taxation and more...
See Event Listings »