A Subsidiary company is a business entity that is fully or partly owned by another company, which is usually referred to as the parent company or the holding company.

The parent Company holds a stake within the company, that means it's or controls most of its stock.

Adding an subsidiary company to your business will permit your parent company to develop more. There are Pros and Cons to in adding a subsidiary business, so make certain to think about them.

Additionally, when setting up A subsidiary LLC or Corp, it is imperative to follow the right steps with the goal that your business entity meets all necessities.

2 Types Of Subsidiary Company

Wholly Owned

The parent company holds 100% shares & controls in the subsidiary company. Though, it is not a merger.

Partly Owned (Standard)

The parent company owns 50% or more but less than 100% shares in the holding company. Such a subsidiary is partly owned. Here parent company doesn't get full management over the company.

Picking a Subsidiary Type

At the point when you choose to form a Subsidiary, you need to settle on the structure for the new organization, since it should be a different legitimate entity. You can make an Subsidiary LLC or Corporation.

If the parent company is an LLC, you will probably need to frame the Subsidiary as a LLC. A Subsidiary LLC will give you go through tax collection (no business charges are paid and you as an individual will pay charges on benefits).

If the parent company is a Corporation, you will probably need to frame the Subsidiary as a corporation. The Subsidiary will be liable for its own taxes and debts, but you will receive the profits.

Pros and Cons:


  • Contained/limited losses

  • Tax advantages

  • Easier to establish and sell

  • Synergy with other corporate divisions, subsidiaries


  • Extra legal, accounting work

  • Greater bureaucracy

  • Complex financial statements

  • Liability for subsidiary's actions, debts

Outlining Your Subsidiary

To Outline a Subsidiary , you should hold a gathering of your top managerial staff or the board and decision on the choice to frame an Subsidiary . Show the sort of business substance that has been decided for the Subsidiary . The goal ought to be endorsed by the director and chronicled.

Pick the state where to shape your Subsidiary and complete the administrative work needed by that state. You will get ready either articles of incorporation (for a corporation)) or articles of organization (for an LLC). Pick a name for your Subsidiary that isn't as of now being used in that state and pick choose a registered agent inside the state for lawful help.

In the event that you structure the subsidiary as a LLC, you will list the parent company as the owner on the formation documents. If you form it as a Corporation, you will give the entirety of its stock to the parent company. and file the formation document with the Secretary of State in the state you have picked.

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