allows for the legal reduction in taxes and high registration fees so
commonly associated with vehicle, vessel and aircraft ownership.
The Montana Limited Liability Company (LLC) is a legally recognized
resident entity of Montana. LLCs are much more flexible in their
ownership,less formal to operate than a corporation, and if structured
properly, there is no need for tax return filings.
Montana LLC by statute can be established to be used as holding
companies. For those looking to minimize the overall cost of vehicle
ownership Montana is very unique. We have no sales or use tax on
vehicle purchases, no personal property tax or ad valarom tax, and
reasonable registration fees.
The only required ongoing filing is the Montana Company Annual Report
to maintain a Good Standing status with the Secretary of State's Office,
which we can facilitate on your behalf.
We make the process simple; we draft and file the Articles of
Organization for your company with our Secretary of State. Act as your
company's Registered Agent, prepare your company's Operating
Agreement, or ownership papers, customed tailored to your situation.
Then process your title work and send you the new plates/registration.
Annually, we file your company's annual report to maintain the
company and obtain your annual registration renewals each year.
All filings are made electronically via our account with our Secretary of
State. We can establish your company and provide all necessary
documentation to purchasing, financing, and register within a few
hours, if necessary.
It is best to establish the company prior to purchasing, especially if
financing. You own the company, the company owns the vehicles and
you authorize yourself or other drivers to use those vehicles.
Our experience within the industry allows us to offer a wealth of
knowledge. We can assist you on how and who to purchase from,
finance and insure with, and what to be mindful of in order to make
your transaction proceed as smoothly as possible. It is important that
all vehicles be operated in accordance with the laws, statues and
regulations of your state of residency.
Cars, SUVs and trucks, 1 ton and under average from $40 to around
$500 dollars depending on age and assessed value.
Montana recently passed new a law implementing a luxury tax in
addition to the standard registration fees on some vehicles.
Cars and SUVs with an original MSRP ( Manufacturer’s Suggested
Retail Price) greater than $150,000, 10 years old or newer will be
subject to an $825 increase in the annual registration fees.
Motorhomes with an original MSRP greater than $300,000, 10 years old
or newer will be subject to an $800 increase in the annual registration
All cars, trucks and motor homes can be permanently registered if they
are over 11 years old. Plates and registration remain valid as long as
ownership remains the same.
All trailers, 5th wheels, motorcycles, ATV's, boats, trailers and
snowmobiles are permanently registered regardless of age. Permanent
registration fees for these range from about $80 to just over $300
Join the savvy informed thousands that have utilized our services as
part of their strategic financial plan to help minimize their tax liability
and operation costs.
The next time you see a Montana plate driving down the road, there's a
good chance its one of our satisfied clients.
Please call, email, or fill out the contact form to have someone call you to
answer any questions you have or start the process.
We look forward to working with you.