Limited Liability Company, Articles of Organization



State, Department of State
Limited liability companies (LLCs) must file Articles of Organization with the New York State Department of State (NYSDOS).

Businesses should consult an attorney to learn about legal structures.

Limited liability companies are owned by members, not shareholders. Their responsibility for the obligations and liabilities of the business is limited.

Businesses should read the NYSDOS guide for LLCs. Click the following link to access this guide.

For more information, contact:

NYS Department of State
Division of Corporations
One Commerce Plaza
99 Washington Avenue, 6th Floor
Albany, NY 12231
Phone: (518) 473-2492
Fax: (518) 474-1418
Deaf, hearing impaired, and speech-disabled callers, please call 711.


NYS Department of State
123 William Street, 19th Floor
New York, NY 10038-3804
Phone: (518) 473-2492

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