Iowa's Legal Information

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

Iowa Articles of Organization Website:

*Iowa refers to Articles of Organization as Certificates of Organization

Iowa Business Name:

Physical Address:

Iowa Secretary of State
First Floor, Lucas Building
321 E. 12th St.
Des Moines, IA 50319

Telephone: 515-281-5204

Fax: 515-281-5953

Iowa Articles of Organization LLC Documents: There is a fast track online filing system at

Forms and fees are found at

Iowa LLC Cost: $50

Iowa Articles of Organization Filing Instructions: File a Certificate of Organization with the Iowa Secretary of State.

For step-by-step audio instructions on how to prepare and file your Articles of Organization, check out our LLC Packages.

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