Arkansas LLC

"the people rule"

We make it easy to start your LLC in Arkansas. DBI Global Filings will handle all aspects of forming your LLC. Here is what we do for you:

  • Check your company name for availability with the Arkansas Secretary of State
  • Prepare and review name reservation certificate
  • Prepare and review the certificate of formation
  • Provide an Arkansas LLC registered agent office and legal address
  • Submit initial LLC filing fee to Arkansas
  • Notify you of any annual compliance requirements

Here is some basic information for your review.

How do I set up a LLC in Arkansas?

  1. Select a company name. The name of a limited liability
    company must contain the words "limited liability company" or "limited company" or the abbreviation "L.L.C.", "LLC", "L.C.", or "LC". "Limited" may be abbreviated as "Ltd.", and "Company" may be abbreviated as "Co.".
  2. List a Principal Office: Include street number, street name, city, state and zip code. PO Boxes are NOT permitted.
  3. Mailing Address: Include street number, street name, city, state and zip code. A PO Box IS acceptable.
  4. Member or manager information: The limited liability company must list the name, title, business and residence address of at least one member or manager of the limited liability company (if no business address, must state NONE). Include street number, street name, city, state and zip code.
  5. You can also have other provisions named.

Can I reserve a limited liability company name in advance of formation?

Yes. A name may be reserved for a period of 120 days. There is a $25 filing fee to reserve a LLC name.

Does Arkansas require that members or managers be listed?

No. Arkansas does NOT require that any members or managers be listed on the certificate of formation.

Does Arkansas require a principal office?

Yes. Arkansas requires a principal office. The office must be a physical address. PO boxes can be listed after physical addresses.

Does Arkansas need a duration listed on the certificate of formation?

No. Listing a duration is optional.

Do I need to list a LLC purpose on the certificate of formation?

No. Arkansas does NOT require that a purpose be listed on the certificate.

Do I need to provide Arkansas an email address?

No. Arkansas does NOT require an email address.

How much does it cost for a Arkansas LLC formation?

The Arkansas LLC cost is an initial filing fee of $50.

Are there any annual renewal fees in Arkansas?

Yes. Every domestic and foreign limited liability company registered to do business shall file an Arkansas LLC annual report each year and shall pay an annual report fee $150.

How long does it take to get a LLC in Arkansas?

Arkansas takes about 3-7 business days to setup your LLC and receive your certificate.

How do I get an EIN number in Arkansas?

Employer Identification Numbers (EINs) are issued by the Internal Revenue Service. States do not issue EIN numbers.

What does DBI Global Filings do? How much do you charge?

Upon receiving your order, we prepare the articles of formation, ensure that the information complies with Arkansas state law, and review the filing for accuracy. We charge a one-time processing fee and an annual registered agent fee. Our processing fees are listed on our order form.


Information about other states is available by selecting a state from the menu below. Visit Arkansas website for more detailed information about incorporating. Thank you for your interest in forming an Arkansas LLC.


Our Incorporation Specialists are available by telephone, email or live chat.

Why order a LLC from DBI Global Filings, LLC?

  • Easy to order online, by phone or live chat
  • Transparent pricing -- our processing fee plus state fees -- no hidden fees
  • Experienced document retrieval staff
  • Same business day processing in most cases
  • Email and/or hard copy delivery
  • All major credit cards, Western Union and bank wires accepted
  • In business since 1986
  • Lifetime customer support

Start Your Business Today for Only $50 Plus State Filing Fees.