Opening Limited Liability Company (LLC) in the District of Columbia
An LLC is a hybrid business that draws advantageous characteristics from both corporations and partnerships.
You will need to file articles of organization form DLC-1 to form a new LLC.
Forming an LLC is the optional step in regulatory compliance. Please, consult a corporate attorney or CPA to get legal advice.
Articles of Organization and filing fee.
Certificate of Organization will be issued upon successful filing of articles of organization.
You can file articles of organization online at https://corp.dcra.dc.gov, by visiting Business License Center at 1100 4th Street SW, 2nd Floor, Washington, DC, or by mail to:
Wells Fargo Bank
7175 Columbia Gateway Drive
Lockbox # 92300
Columbia, MD 21046