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I have a Delaware LLC and the state returned a certified copy

of "Articles of Formation"....
I have a Delaware LLC and the state returned a certified copy of "Articles of Formation". Is this different than articles of organization? I am currently purchasing real estate and the person I am dealing with insists it is not articles of formation, that I need to provide the articles of organization. I also only see articles of formation on the Delaware SOS website. Are articles of organization the same as articles of formation?
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Good afternoon. The person you are dealing with is not correct. In Delaware, the document that is filed for an LLC is "Articles of Formation." Then, the LLC will enter into an Operating Agreement setting forth the terms of the agreement of the members, but it is not filed. In some states, this document is referred to as "Articles of Organization" rather than "Articles of Formation" but that is not the case for Delaware.



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