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Alabama LLC Operating Agreement

The Alabama LLC Operating Agreement is the core document that is referred to when issues concerning an Alabama limited liability company (“LLC”) need to be resolved.

The LLC Operating Agreement is the most important document for your Alabama LLC.

In the case of a single member LLC, without the formality of an LLC Operating Agreement, the LLC can closely resemble a sole proprietorship, which does not limit your personal liability for business debts of the LLC.

With respect to a multi-member LLC, the LLC Operating Agreement reflects the agreement among the members with respect to the affairs and management of the LLC and governs the relationship amongst the members of the LLC. By having an LLC Operating Agreement, the members will be provided with a clear set of rules that all members have agreed upon greatly reducing the likelihood of disagreement between them in the future. A LLC Operating Agreement will also greatly reduce financial and management misunderstandings, and make sure your business is governed by your own rules -- not default rules created by the state of Alabama.

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Whether your LLC will have one or more members, will be managed by its members or by elected managers, or will be granting one or more members an interest in the LLC for the performance of services, will generate a customized LLC operating agreement tailored to the needs of your business.

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The LLC operating agreement does not have to be filed with any state agency. All states, including the state of Alabama will enforce valid operating agreements entered into among LLC members. The operating agreement will only be enforced against the persons who are parties to the agreement. The State of Alabama requires the unanimous consent of all members to adopt the Operating Agreement. Therefore, it is extremely important that all members of an LLC sign the operating agreement.

Your Alabama Limited Liability Company

LLC Filing Office

Secretary of State
11 S. Union St., Suite 207
Montgomery, AL 36104
Tel: 334-242-5324
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Entity or Franchise Level Tax

Alabama does not require partnerships, LLCs taxable as partnerships, or disregarded single-member LLCs to pay a tax based on net income.

State LLC Act

The Alabama LLC Act is contained in Title 10, Chapter 12 of the Alabama statutes

The Alabama LLC Act:

The Alabama LLC Act:

Important Statutory Rules

LLC Management

An LLC is managed by its members unless the Articles of Organization states that the LLC is to be managed by one or more managers.

Admission of Members

Unless the Operating Agreement states otherwise, a new member is admitted by the written consent of all the members.

Amending the Operating Agreement

Unless the Operating Agreement states otherwise, the Operating Agreement must be amended by the written consent of all the members.


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