Texas' Legal Information

Texas Business Name Search, Secretary of State, and LLC Costs

Texas Articles of Organization Website:

*Texas refers to Articles of Organization as Certificates of Formation

Name Availability:  https://www.sos.state.tx.us/corp/namefilingsfaqs.shtml
or by telephone at (512) 463-5555 for a preliminary search

Mailing Address:
Corporations Section
Secretary of State
P.O. Box 13697
Austin, TX 78711-3697

Physical/Delivery Address:
Corporations Section
Secretary of State
1019 Brazos
Austin, TX 78701 

Telephone:  512-463-5555

Fax:  512-563-5709

LLC Documents:  https://www.sos.state.tx.us/corp/forms_boc.shtml

Filing Fee:  $300

Filing Instructions: Go to: https://direct.sos.state.tx.us/acct/acct-subscribe.asp to set up a SOSDirect Account and file online.  You may also print the forms and mail, deliver, or fax them as listed above.

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