This explanation is only for LLCs that will be manager managed. If your company will be member managed skip this explanation and go to the previous explanation.
Select the Management Type
To the right of the text “Management Structure” put your cursor on the drop down field that says “Select Management Structure” and click. Select “Manager-Managed.”
Enter the Names & Addresses of All Members Who Own 20% or More of the LLC’s Profits
Arizona LLC law requires that the name and address of EVERY member of the LLC who owns 20% or more of the LLC’s profits be listed in the Articles of Organization. Do not enter information for any member who owns less than 20%. The information you are submitting online is for the LLC’s Articles of Organization. Enter the name and address of every 20% or greater member on this page. Each time you enter all the information for a member click on the text at the bottom center that says “Add Principal.”
Select the radio button that says “Individual” if the member is a person or “Entity” if the member is not a person. Enter the name and address of every member who owns 20% or more of the profits of the LLC and every manager of the LLC. Members’ addresses can be any where in the world. If a member is married and owns the membership interest with his or her spouse list each spouse as a separate member.
Click on the text “Select Title” to the right of the word “Title.” Select (i) “Member” for every 20% or greater member who is not a manager, (ii) “Member and Manager” for every 20% or greater member who is a member and a manager and (iii) “Manager” for managers that are not members.
To the right of the title field is a field called “Date of Taking Office.” This field is optional. If you want to insert the date a member became a member type the date in this field or use the calendar.
Select “Member” for every member. To the right of the title field is a field called “Date of Taking Office.” This field is optional. If you want to insert the date a member became a member type the date in this field or use the calendar.
To learn more about Arizona married couples owning their interest in the LLC as community property, community property with right of survivorship or separate property click on the + icon above that is to the left of the text “Warning for Married Members: Community Property vs. Separate Property“
Click on the text “Add Principal” after you enter the data for each member and manager to add the information to the Arizona Corporation Commission’s online database.
When you are done entering member and manager information click on the blue button on the bottom right that says “Next.”