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Oklahoma is a state located in the South Central region of the United States of America. Oklahoma is the 20th most extensive and the 28th most populous of the 50 United States. Capital and largest city is Oklahoma City. A major producer of natural gas, oil, and agriculture, Oklahoma relies on an economic base of aviation, energy, telecommunications, and biotechnology. It has one of the fastest growing economies in the nation, ranking among the top states in per capita income growth and gross domestic product growth.

Incorporating a corporation in Oklahoma

If you want to incorporate a corporation, Company Express will research the availability of chosen company name, prepare for you and file with the Secretary of State office all required corporate paperwork and obtain certified copy of filed documents, if it will be requested by the client.  We also will appoint registered agent for your corporation, as required by the state law, and will help with many of your follow-up corporate needs such as amendment filings, written consents, and annual report preparation and filing. You can find below some of the State incorporation requirements:

Corporate Name Requirements

Names of Oklahoma requires corporations must be distinguishable from any existing entity as well as trade name, fictitious name and reserved name. Company Express will research your company name to make sure it meets Oklahoma’s standards.

Permitted designations: Oklahoma corporate names must contain one of the following words at the end of the name:

  • Co.
  • Company
  • Corp.
  • Corporation
  • Inc.
  • Incorporated
  • Limited
  • Ltd.

Restricted designations: The use of the following words in corporation’s name will require approval by the state:

  • Bank
  • Trust
  • Architectural
  • Engineering
  • Engineers
  • Olympic
  • Realtor

Filing Requirements

Please note, that we, at Company Express, will handle all required incorporation filing for you. The following information is presented for your information only.

Required documents: Certificate of Incorporation filed with the Secretary of State.

Turnaround time: About 15-25 business days. 2-3 business days expedited filings are also available for an additional fee.

Follow-up filings: Oklahoma requires corporations file a Business Registration Form with the Oklahoma Tax Commission within 60 days from the date of incorporation.

Directors Information

Minimum number: At least one director is required.

Director qualifications: No provisions.

Appearance in articles: Director names and addresses are required to be listed in the Certificate of Incorporation.

Registered Agent:

Local registered agent is required.

Annual report:

Time to file: Oklahoma requires corporations to file Annual Franchise Tax Return with the State Tax Commission by July 1. The tax is calculated based on the capital used, invested or employed in Oklahoma.

Forming an LLC in Oklahoma

If you want to form an limited liability company (LLC), Company Express will research the availability of chosen company name, prepare for you and file with the Secretary of State office all required LLC paperwork, obtain certified copy of filed documents, if it will be requested by the client.  We also will appoint registered agent for your LLC, as required by the state law, and will help with many of your follow-up corporate needs such as amendment filings, written consents, and annual report preparation and filing. You can find below some of the State formation requirements:

LLC Name Requirements

Names of Oklahoma Limited Liability Companies to must be distinguishable form the names of any existing entity, trade name or fictitious name. Company Express will research your company name to make sure it meets Oklahoma’s standards.

Permitted designations: Oklahoma LLC names must contain one of the following words at the end of the name:

  • L.C.
  • L.L.C.
  • LLC
  • LTD. Liability Company
  • Limited Company
  • Limited Liability Company
  • Limited Liability Co.
  • Ltd. Liability Co.

Restricted words: The use of the following words in LLC names is required approval by the state:

  • Bank
  • Trust
  • Architectural
  • Engineering
  • Engineers
  • Olympic
  • Realtor

Filing Requirements

Please note, that we, at Company Express, will handle all required incorporation filing for you. The following information is presented for your information only.

Required documents: Articles of Organization.

Turnaround time: About 15-25 business days. 2-3 days expedited filings are available for an additional fee.

Follow-up filing: Not required.

Managers/Members Information

Minimum number: At least one manager/member is required.

Principal Office Location / Registered Agent

LLC’s principal office may be located outside of Oklahoma, but local registered agent is required.

Annual Reports

Time to file: Oklahoma requires LLCs to file an annual certificate, which is due on the anniversary date of the LLC’s incorporation. The filing fee is $25.

Signatures: Only a manager or member may sign annual certificates. Emailed or faxed signatures are accepted.

Filing extensions: Not permitted.

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