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Series Domestic Limited Liability Company

A Series Domestic Limited Liability Company is formed by one or more individuals or entities through a special written agreement. The agreement details the organization of the LLC including: provisions for management, assignability of interests, and distribution of profits or losses.

A company statutorily authorized in certain states that is characterized by limited liability, management by members or managers, and limitations on ownerships transfer. A Series Domestic Limited Liability Company must have notice in a company's certificate of organization of the limitation on liabilities of a series, as required by Section 48-3a-1202, is sufficient whether or not the company has established any series at the time the notice is included in the certificate of organization.

You are always encouraged to consult an attorney to ensure appropriate consideration of all the legal implications of your choice of entity and filing. We stress that this filing website is not intended to substitute nor replace the advice of legal counsel.

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Frequently Asked Questions
    You can register a Series Domestic Limited Liability Company by completing the Application, where you can find the instructions to help complete the application. This process can take up to 7 business days before it is processed.
    You can renew a Series Domestic Limited Liability Company by renewing online. You will need to have the entity number and Renewal ID in order to renew online. If you do not have those items, you may contact our office.
    You can make changes to or update a Series Domestic Limited Liability Company online. The changes that you make here will be updated within 1 business day. You will need your Applicant ID and entity number.
    If you do not have those items, you may contact our office. You may also obtain the Applicant ID on the website, you will just need to provide a valid email address.
    You can amend a Series Domestic Limited Liability Company by completing the Amendment Application or using the guide sheet to create your own statement of amendment.

    You can merge a Series Domestic Limited Liability Company by completing the Statement of Merger or by creating your own statement of merger.

    You can convert a Series Domestic Limited Liability Company by completing the Statement of Conversion or creating your own statement of conversion. You will also need to file along with the conversion application, the application or certificate for the entity type you are converting into.
    You can obtain copies/certificates of a Series Domestic Limited Liability Company by doing a Business Entity Search, then finding the entity you are looking for, then you click on the details of that entity.

    While you are looking at the details of that entity, at the bottom of the screen you have 3 options: Search for Images is the 1st option. You will need to click that button in order to search for any scanned images of that entity. The images will be emailed to an email account.

    While you are in the details page of the business entity, you have the 2nd option of ordering a certificate of existence by clicking on the Purchase Certificate of Existence Button.

    If you don't wish to order the images online, then you will need to order them inhouse which can be done in person, in writing or by fax or email. If you make a written request you may use our order form. Written requests for copies/certificates may take up to 7 business days. You may view more information concerning ordering documents.
    You can find out who the principals are of a Series Domestic Limited Liability Company by doing a Business Entity Search, then finding the entity you are looking for, then you click on the details of that entity. While you are looking at the details of that entity, at the bottom of the screen you have 3 options: Access Principal Information is the 3rd option. You will need to click that button in order to view the principals of that entity.

    You may also do a Registered Principal Search. If you don't want to view the principals via the website, then you may contact our office for that information.
    You can find out if the name I want to use for a Series Domestic Limited Liability Company is available by doing a business name availability search. You may also contact our office to verify that the name you want to use is available.

    You may also conduct a business entity search to see if there are other business entities that are already registered that may have a name similar to the name that you wish to use.

    Please note that although a name may appear to be available nothing is final until the Division of Corporations and Commercial Code approves the business filing.

    You can fix the delinquent status on a Series Domestic Limited Liability Company by renewing online. You will need to have the entity number and Renewal ID in order to renew online. If you do not have those items, you may contact our office.

    You can fix the expired status on a Series Domestic Limited Liability Company by reinstating the business entity within 2 years of the dissolution date. If you are past 2 years from the date that the Division of Corporations has dissolved the entity, you need to start over by filing a Certificate of Organization.

Online Services
Renew a LLC
Make Changes to a LLC
Order Copies for a LLC
Purchase a Certificate of Existence for a LLC
  Laws
Utah Code - Title 48-3a -- Utah Revised Uniform Limited Liability Company Act

Forms (may not be handwritten)
Certificate of Organization
Statement of Dissolution
Statement of Termination
Amendment to Certificate of Organization
Articles/Statement of Conversion
Articles/Statement of Correction
Statement of Domestication
Statement of Merger
Statement of Withdrawal for delayed dated documents
Resignation Letter
Cover Letter

Guide Sheets
Instructions for the Certificate of Organization
How to Amend a Certificate of Organization
Information on Filing Articles of Transfer

Misc. Information & Websites
What Constitutes "Doing Business" in Utah?
Who Must Register with the Utah Department of Commerce?
Why Register Your Business?
Utah Business Licensing & Registration Guide
How to Start a Business in Utah
Business Name Information
Tips for New Business Registrations
Business Information Website
Service of Process Information
Links to other websites
International Association of Corporation Administrators (IACA)
Workers Compensation Information
Local Business Licensing Offices

 

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