Business Statistics
 
Active Businesses as of April 23, 2018
Foreign Non-profit Corporations 728 Foreign Profit Corporations 9,472 Domestic Non-profit Corporations 7,065 Domestic Profit Corporations 10,880
Domestic LLC 25,353 Foreign LLC 5,681 Trade Names 27,625 Other Business Types 2,607
 
Total Filings for the Year 2018
Year 2018  Jan  Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Business Formations
Domestic LLC 582 462 507 335                
Foreign LLC 94 77 85 60                
Foreign Non-Profit Corporations 9 2 12 5                
Foreign Profit Corporations 85 80 78 47                
Domestic Non-Profit Corporations 39 32 33 34                
Domestic Profit Corporations 48 29 30 30                
Total
857 682 745 511                
 
Figures are based on the calendar  year. (Jan to Dec)
General - most corporations fall into this category.
Professional - designed for professions that require a license,ie engineers, doctors, etc.
Close - limits the number of shareholders and often operates without aboard of directors.
Nonprofit - mutual and public benefit charitable organizations.
Foreign - corporations chartered in other states and doing business in Vermont.
Trade Names - small businesses, sole proprietors - often referred to as a dba.
Limited Liability Company (LLC) - has some privileges of a corporation, but is not a corporation.