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We live in and are buying a 2nd home in SC. We will be

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Good morning. We live in Virginia and are buying a 2nd home in SC. We will be renting this 2nd home and I was told to set up an LLC and run it as a management company to protect our personal assets, etc. Should I set up the LLC in Virginia or SC? Thanks
Pam Fisne
Submitted: 3 months ago.
Category: Real Estate Law
Expert:  Irwin Law replied 3 months ago.

If you set it up, i.e. register and created with the South Carolina Secretary of State, then you will not have to register a foreign LLC (Virginia) in South Carolina. There is only a six dollar difference in filing fees, but Virginia's annual fee is $50 vs South Carolina's $10. Therefore I vote for South Carolina.

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