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District of Columbia Corporation & LLC Filing Requirements

 

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General Info

Agencies

If you have further questions regarding business filings or fees, need additional filing forms, or want to contact your state's business division, here is the agency's contact information.

 

Corporations Division
941 North Capitol Street NE
Washington, DC 20002

(202) 442-4432
http://brc.dc.gov/index.asp

 

 

If you have further questions regarding business taxes, need additional tax forms, or want to communicate with your state's tax division, here is the agency's contact information.

 

Office of Tax and Revenue
Customer Service Center
941 North Capitol Street NE, 1st Floor
Washington, DC 20002
(202) 727-4829

http://cfo.dc.gov/cfo/site/default.asp?otrNav=|

DC State Statutes

To research the State Statutes for District of Columbia Corporations and LLCs, click here.

To research the State Statutes for District of Columbia Partnerships, click here.

 

Licensing

Business Licenses

Contact your state or local agencies regarding licensing issues.

  

Corporations 

 

Annual Filing Requirements

 

Annual/Biennial Report

Fee:

The annual report fee is $100 and the biennial report fee is $250 for both domestic and foreign corporations. The annual fee for both domestic and foreign non-profit corporations is $25 and $75 for the biennial non-profit filing.

 

Forms:

Annual/Biennial Report Annual and Biennial Report for Corps

 

Due Date:

Annual report must be filed by April 15th.

 

Corporation Franchise Tax Returns

Tax:

The District of Columbia has a tax rate of 9.975% on income earned in the District. The minimum franchise tax is $100.

 

 

Forms:

Tax Form D-20 - Corporate 2006 Franchise Tax Form and Instructions
Tax Payments (Online) - Pay Business Taxes Online

 

Due Date:

 

Tax forms are to be filed on or before March 15th for calendar year filers; on or before 15th day of third month following close of taxable year for fiscal year filers.

 

 

 

Limited Liability Company

 

Annual Filing Requirements

  

Annual/Biennial Reports

Tax:

The domestic and foreign annual report fee is $50 and the biennial report fee is $150.

 

Forms:

Annual/Biennial Report - Annual and Biennial Report for LLCs

 

Due Date:

Annual report must be filed by June 16th.

 

 

LLC Franchise Tax Returns

Tax:

The District of Columbia has a tax rate of 9.975% on income earned in the District. The minimum franchise tax is $100.

Forms:

Tax Form D-20 - 2006 Franchise Tax Form and Instructions

Tax Payments (Online) - Pay Business Taxes Online

 

Due Date:

Tax forms are to be filed on or before March 15th for calendar year filers; on or before 15th day of third month following close of taxable year for fiscal year filers.

 


 
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