Registering a Limited Liability Company Name

Choosing a business name is one of the first steps in the process of forming your Wisconsin Limited Liability Company.

  • Must contain, as the last words of the name, “limited liability company” or “L.L.C.” or “LLC” or “limited liability co.”
  • Must be distinguishable from any reserved, registered or fictitious name
  • Must be distinguishable from a domestic Wisconsin Limited Liability Company or foreign limited liability company, a corporation, a non-stock corporation, a limited partnership, a limited liability partnership or a cooperative association
  • Must not state or imply that the Wisconsin Limited Liability Company is organized for any purpose than permitted by s. 183.0106(1)