There are tons of websites out there that will help you setup your own LLC..for a fee. This post is to show all of you how you can do it yourself and for CHEAP. First, you need a registered agent. There is a company out there that offers the first year free. Sign up here: http://www.freeregisteredagent.com/ Then go to the secretary of state website for the state you want to register in. You can find all the links here: http://www.coordinatedlegal.com/SecretaryOfState.html See if your state allows registering for your LLC online. If so, DO THIS. You will also need to do a search to see if the business name you want is available. This will be on the same site. You will need to pay the fee for registering, it ranges from $90-$120 depending on the state. Next, if you want a EIN (Federal Tax ID) for your business go here, it is FREE: https://sa2.www4.irs.gov/modiein/individual/index.jsp You might need this for various things you come across, getting a bank account in your business name, etc. After you're done you just filed for your LLC and Tax ID for only around $100. And if you did it online usually you get a response in less than a week. I took a look at the prices of a site offering this service..here's what it would've cost if you used them. Basic LLC Package $99.00 Prepare Federal Tax ID Application $30.00 Prepare & Obtain Tax ID from IRS $79.00 Registered Agent Fee $159.00/year State Filing Fee ~$100 Shipping ?? Total ~$467 You just saved ~$367 doing it yourself, and you get your LLC in a week. These other services take around 30 days and charge you extra for expedited shipping!