Before you file the required documents for your new LLC, you will need to do an LLC name search first to check the name’s availability.
You should make sure that the name that you are considering is unique and different from other LLCs operating within the state.
We have provided links to each of the 50 state’s LLC name search database pages.
A document filing service like ZenBusiness or Incfile can assist you with the process to reserve a name so no one else can claim it. Remember, a reserved name needs to be unique and can’t breach the trademark of another business.
LLC Name Search By State
These links take you to each state’s website, where you can search the state’s business name database for availability.
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