Form your U.S. business online and save $150 with USABIZ code at checkout. 

Doing Business in the U.S. Package $1204 + State Fees

  • Formation Document Preparation and Filing
  • Preparation of all legal documents with the state, and promptly deliver the final paperwork to you upon approval.

  • Name Availability Check
  • Name check ensures the availability of your desired business name with the state.

  • Apostille & Authentication
  • Apostillized copy of your Articles of Incorporation / Organization for international recognition.

  • Registered Agent Service
  • As required by law, a Registered Agent relays service of process, legal notices, and state mandates to your company.

  • Employer ID Number (EIN)
  • A federal Employer ID Number (EIN) from the IRS is needed to open a bank account and file federal tax returns.

  • Annual Report Preparation & Filing
  • Your company is required to file Annual Report / Tax Franchise. CT prepares all of the forms, verifies your information, and submits the report with the state.

Additional Common Needs for Business looking to expand in the US

Business License Research Package
Certified Copy of State Documents

Why Choose CT?

  • Designated experts to answer your questions
  • No hidden fees
  • Online compliance portal to easily file your legal documents
  • Compliance alerts to help you track your Franchise Tax due dates
  • Resources to keep you up-to-date on the latest compliance news
  • Nationwide presence – in all 50 states 
  • 120 years of experience, and the expertise to help at every stage of your business

Legal requirements to do business in the United States. Watch the Video

What They Say About CT


"I strongly recommend CT as a professional, cooperative and reliable corporate compliance partner."

Walters-Morgan Construction, Inc., Kansas

"Responsive, knowledgeable, and great customer service. I like to work directly via email vs. phone and the response time was outstanding and the paperwork was seamless."

Children International, Missouri

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How to Start a Company in the United States

Starting a company in the U.S. follows the same process for foreign nationals as for U.S. citizens. From filing formation documents to delivering top-flight registered agent services, CT’s experts get the job done right.

4 Steps to Start a Company in the United States

  1. Choose a business structure—such as a corporation or an LLC (limited liability company)

  2. Pick a formation state—in America, company incorporation takes place at the state level

  3. Prepare and file formation documents and appoint a registered agent—required by all state, although the information mandatory information varies

  4. Obtain a federal tax identification number (EIN) for your business​

The Simplest Way to do Business in the U.S.

Whether you’re appointing a registered agent, or starting a new business in the U.S, at CT Corporation we simplify an often complex process. Each year, we support over 300,000 start-ups and small business owners and we bring over 120 years of legal compliance and regulatory management skills to the table.

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