As a business broker, I understand that many business owners have questions about dissolving an LLC. In this article, I will answer the question “what happens if I don’t dissolve my LLC?”.

What happens if I don’t dissolve my LLC?

If you don’t dissolve an LLC, your state may continue to impose taxes, fees, and late fees on the company. Additionally, you may remain liable for any unpaid debts and taxes of the LLC. Some states will charge an annual fee for not dissolving an LLC, and other states only charge a fee if the limited liability company is not formally dissolved. In some cases, simply abandoning an S Corporation does not cause it to cease to exist, and the shareholders remain liable for state and federal filings and tax obligations.

So, what happens if you dissolve an LLC and distribute its assets to the members? Under Corp C §17707.07(a), the members can be sued. Officially dissolving an LLC is important in order to protect yourself from any potential legal action.

If you’re not using your LLC anymore, it’s important to know the consequences of not taking the necessary steps to properly dissolve it. You could find yourself liable for unpaid debts and taxes, and in some cases, even annual fees.


Dissolving an LLC is important for business owners in order to protect themselves from potential legal action and fees. If you’re unsure about how to dissolve your LLC, or have any other questions about selling a business, is a great resource.

Should I terminate an LLC that was never activated?

Even though a business may not be operating, it is still necessary to properly terminate it to avoid potential personal liability for unpaid taxes, fees, or other charges imposed by the government.

What is the outcome of dissolving an LLC concerning its EIN?

The EIN will remain with the business entity and can be utilized again in the future if necessary.

What are the consequences if I do not dissolve my LLC in Florida?

It is essential that you officially terminate your Florida LLC if you don’t plan on continuing to do business with it. Otherwise, you may be charged with taxes, fees, and other legal issues.

Why would a company be dissolved?

Business dissolution can occur for a variety of reasons, such as not filing annual reports, not paying taxes in the state of registration, declaring bankruptcy, or deliberate dissolution initiated by the business owners.