When choosing a name for your corporation or LLC to be registered within Michigan, you should remember that the name will be unique and will identify you as a separate entity transacting business in the state. The name of a corporation must end with “Corporation,” “Corp,” “Incorporated” or “Inc.”. When picking a nameto use in forming a limited liability company, remember that it must end with “Limited Liability Company” or “LLC”.
Since the name you choose will be identifying your corporation or LLC as a unique entity, the name will not be accepted if it is likely to confuse or mislead the public or if it too closely resembles the name of another corporation or LLC formed in Michigan.
Remember, do not use any type of punctuation such as hyphens, brackets, dashes, periods, underscores or commas when deciding on your company name.