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					                                     BUSINESS ORGANIZATION FEES (effective 01/01/2006)


      For-Profit Corporation           Limited Liability Company               Professional Association                  Limited Partnership
                         Code                                  Code                                  Code                                 Code
Document         Feei                Document          Feeii               Document         Feeiii               Document         Feeiv
                         Fee                                   Fee                                   Fee                                  Fee
Reservation                          Reservation                           Reservation
                                                                                                                 Reservation of
of Entity        $40     No change   of Entity         $25     $40         of Entity        $40      No change                    $50      <$40>
                                                                                                                 Entity Name
Name                                 Name                                  Name
Transfer of                          Transfer of                           Transfer of                           Transfer of
Reserved         $15     No change   Reserved          $10     $15         Reserved         $15      No change   Reserved         $50      <$15>
Name                                 Name                                  Name                                  Name
Withdrawal                           Withdrawal                            Withdrawal                            Withdrawal of
of Reserved      $15     <No Fee>    of Reserved       $10     <No Fee>    of Reserved      $15      <No Fee>    Reserved         $25     <No Fee>
Namev                                Name                                  Name                                  Name
Certificate of                       Certificate of                        Certificate of                        Certificate of
                 $300    No change                     $200    $300                         $200     $750                         $750    No change
Formation                            Formation                             Formation                             Formation
Articles or                          Articles or                           Articles or
                                                                                                                 Certificate of
Certificate of   $150    No change   Certificate of    $100    $150        Certificate of   $150     No change                    $200     <$150>
                                                                                                                 Amendment
Amendment                            Amendment                             Amendment
                                                                                                                 Restated
Restated                             Restated                              Restated
                                                                                                                 Certificate of
Articles of                          Articles of                           Articles of
                                                                                                                 Limited
Incorporation                        Organization/                         Association/
                 $300    No change                     $200    $300                         $300     No change   Partnership/     $200         $300
/Restated                            Restated                              Restated
                                                                                                                 Restated
Certificate of                       Certificate of                        Certificate of
                                                                                                                 Certificate of
Formation                            Formation                             Formation
                                                                                                                 Formation
Articles or                          Articles or                           Articles or
                                                                                                                 Certificate of
Certificate of   $15vi   No change   Certificate of    $15     No change   Certificate of   $15      No change                    $200     <$15>
                                                                                                                 Correction
Correction                           Correction                            Correction


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                                                      Bold              Increased Fee
                                                      Bold              New Fee
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                                        BUSINESS ORGANIZATION FEES (effective 01/01/2006)


      For-Profit Corporation              Limited Liability Company               Professional Association                   Limited Partnership
                        Code                                    Code                                   Code                                  Code
Document         Fee                    Document         Fee                  Document         Fee                   Document         Fee
                        Fee                                     Fee                                    Fee                                   Fee
                                                                $300 plus                              $300 plus
                        $300 plus fee                                                                                                        $300 plus
                                                                fee for                                fee for
Articles or             for each new    Articles or                           Articles or                            Articles or             fee for
                                                                each new                               each new
Certificate of   $300   domestic        Certificate of   $200                 Certificate of   $300                  Certificate of   $200   each new
                                                                domestic                               domestic
Merger                  entity          Merger                                Merger                                 Merger                  entity
                                                                entity                                 entity
                        createdvii                                                                                                           created
                                                                created                                created
Articles of                             Articles of                                                                  Articles of
Share                                   Interest                                                                     Interest
                                                         N/A
Exchange/        $300   No change       Exchange/        viii   $300                           N/Aix                 Exchange/        N/Ax         $300
Certificate of                          Certificate of                                                               Certificate of
Exchange                                Exchange                                                                     Exchange
                        $300                                    $300                                   $300                                  $300
Articles or             plus filing     Articles or             plus filing   Articles or              plus filing   Articles or             plus filing
Certificate of   $300   fee for         Certificate of   $200   fee for       Certificate of   $300    fee for       Certificate of   $200   fee for
Conversion              converted       Conversion              converted     Conversion               converted     Conversion              converted
                        entityxi                                entity                                 entity                                entity
Abandonment
                                        Abandonment                           Abandonment                            Abandonment
of Merger or     $15    No change                        $10    $15                            $15     No change                      $25      <$15>
                                        of Merger                             of Merger                              of Merger
Exchange
Abandonment                             Abandonment                           Abandonment
                                                                                                                     Abandonment
of               $15    No change       of               $10    $15           of               $15     No change                      $25      <$15>
                                                                                                                     of Conversion
Conversion                              Conversion                            Conversion
Statement of                            Statement of                          Statement of                           Statement of
Delayed                                 Delayed                               Delayed                                Delayed
                 $15    No change                        $10    $15                            $15     No change                      $25      <$15>
Effective                               Effective                             Effective                              Effective
Condition                               Condition                             Condition                              Condition
Statement of                            Statement of                          Statement of                           Statement of
Change of                               Change of                             Change of                              Change of
                 $15    No change                        $10    $15                            $15     No change                      $50      <$15>
Registered                              Registered                            Registered                             Registered
Agent/Office                            Agent/Office                          Agent/Office                           Agent/Office
                                                                              Annual                                 Periodic                No
N/A                                     N/A                                                    $35     No change                      $50
                                                                              Statementt                             Report                  changexii



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                                          BUSINESS ORGANIZATION FEES (effective 01/01/2006)


      For-Profit Corporation                Limited Liability Company                  Professional Association                 Limited Partnership

                              Code                                     Code                                 Code                                      Code
Document          Fee                     Document          Fee                    Document          Fee                Document            Fee
                              Fee                                      Fee                                  Fee                                       Fee
Statement of                              Statement of                             Statement of
                                                                                                                        Statement of
Change of                                 Change of                                Change of
                        xiv                                       xv                                                    Change of
Address by        $15         No change   Address by        $10        $15xvi
                                                                                   Address by        $15    No change                       $50xvii   <$15xviii>
                                                                                                                        Address by
Registered                                Registered                               Registered
                                                                                                                        Registered Agent
Agentxiii                                 Agent                                    Agent
Pre-clearance                             Pre-clearance                            Pre-clearance
                                                                                                                        Pre-clearance of
of any            No                      of any            No                     of any            No                                               No
                              $50                                      $50                                    $50       any document to     $50
document to       fee                     document to       fee                    document to       fee                                              change
                                                                                                                        be filed
be filed                                  be filed                                 be filed
Articles of                               Articles of                              Articles of                          Certificate of
Dissolution/                              Dissolution/                             Dissolution/                         Cancellation/
                  $40         No change                     $25        $40                           $40    No change                       $200       <$40>
Certificate of                            Certificate of                           Certificate of                       Certificate of
Termination                               Termination                              Termination                          Termination
Reinstatement                             Reinstatement                            Reinstatement                        Reinstatement
following                                 following                                following                            following
Involuntary       $50xix      $75         Involuntary       $10        $75         Involuntary       $50    $75         Involuntary         $100xx     <$75>
Dissolution/                              Dissolution/                             Dissolution/                         Cancellation/
Termination                               Termination                              Termination                          Termination
Reinstatement                             Reinstatement
following a tax   $75         No change   following a tax   $75        No change   N/Axxi                               N/A
forfeiture                                forfeiture
                                                                                   Registration or
Registration or
                                          Registration or                          Renewal of                           Registration or
Renewal of
                                          Renewal of                               Registration of                      Renewal of
Registration of
                  $75         <$40>       Registration of   $10        $40         a Foreign         $75    <$40>       Registration of a   $75       <$40>
a Foreign
                                          a Foreign LLC                            Professional                         Foreign LP
Corporate
                                          Entity Name                              Association                          Entity Name
Entity Name
                                                                                   Name
Registration of                           Registration of                          Registration of
                                                                                                     N/A                Registration of a             No
a Foreign         $750        No change   a Foreign         $500       $750        a Foreign         xxii     $750                          $750
                                                                                                                        Foreign Entity                change
Entity                                    Entity                                   Entity



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                                    BUSINESS ORGANIZATION FEES (effective 01/01/2006)


     For-Profit Corporation           Limited Liability Company        Professional Association              Limited Partnership

                        Code                                Code                          Code                                      Code
Document         Fee                Document         Fee           Document         Fee               Document          Fee
                        Fee                                 Fee                           Fee                                       Fee
Amended                             Amended                        Amended                            Amended
Certificate of                      Certificate of                 Certificate of                     Certificate of
                 $150   No change                    $100   $150                    N/A     $150                        $200        <$150>
Authority/                          Authority/                     Authority/                         Registration of
Registration                        Registration                   Registration                       a Foreign LP
Withdrawal or                       Withdrawal or                  Withdrawal or
                                                                                                      Cancellation
Termination of                      Termination of                 Termination of
                                                                                                      of Foreign
Certificate of   $15    No change   Certificate of   $10    $15    Certificate of   N/A      $15                        $200         <$15>
                                                                                                      Registration/
Authority/                          Authority/                     Authority/
                                                                                                      Registration
Registration                        Registration                   Registration
Reinstatement                       Reinstatement                  Reinstatement                      Reinstatement
of a Foreign                        of a Foreign                   of a Foreign                       of a Foreign
Entity After                        Entity After                   Entity After                       Entity After
Involuntary                         Involuntary                    Involuntary                        Involuntary
                 $50    $75                          $50    $75                     N/A      $75                        $100xxiii    <$75>
Revocation of                       Revocation of                  Revocation of                      Revocation of
Certificate of                      Certificate of                 Certificate of                     Certificate of
Authority/                          Authority/                     Authority/                         Authority/
Registration                        Registration                   Registration                       Registration
Reinstatement                       Reinstatement                  Reinstatement                      Reinstatement
of domestic                         of domestic                    of a domestic                      of a domestic
entity after                        entity after                   entity after                       entity after
Voluntary        $15                Voluntary                      Voluntary                          Voluntary
                 xxiv   $15                          $10    $15                     $15   $15                           $25xxv       <$15>
Termination/                        Termination/                   Termination/                       Termination/
Revocation of                       Revocation of                  Revocation of                      Revocation of
Voluntary                           a Voluntary                    a Voluntary                        Voluntary
Dissolution                         Dissolution                    Dissolution                        Cancellation
Any                                 Any                            Any                                Any
instrument for                      instrument for                 instrument for                     instrument for
which no         $15    No change   which no         $10    $15    which no         $15   No change   which no          $25          <$15>
express fee is                      express fee is                 express fee is                     express fee is
provided                            provided                       provided                           provided




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                                             BUSINESS ORGANIZATION FEES (effective 01/01/2006)

                                                                               Endnotes
i
    Except as otherwise noted, the filing fees established for for-profit corporation filings are set forth in article 10.01 of the Texas Business Corporation Act
(TBCA).
ii
     Except as otherwise noted, the filing fees established for limited liability company filings are set forth in article 9.01 of the Texas Limited Liability Company
Act (TLLCA), article 1528n.
iii
     Section 22 of the Texas Professional Association Act (TPAA), article 1528f, sets forth the filing fees for the articles of association and the annual statement
and makes the filing fees for any other documents the fee provided for a similar filing under the TBCA.
iv
     Section 12.01 of the Texas Revised Limited Partnership Act (TRLPA), article 6132a-1, sets forth the filing fees for limited partnership filings.
v
    On and after January 1, 2006, a name reservation may be terminated prior to its expiration by filing a withdrawal. There is no fee associated with this filing.
vi
    The filing fee for articles of correction by a corporation, professional association or limited liability company is established by article 1302-7.05 of the Texas
Miscellaneous Corporation Laws Act (TMCLA). A certificate of correction by a limited partnership is filed pursuant to the TRLPA.
vii
     If the plan of merger creates a new domestic filing entity, the total fee for the merger transaction must include the filing fee for the formation of the newly
created entity. For example, the total filing fee for the merger of a Texas limited liability company with a foreign corporation that creates a new domestic for-
profit corporation is $600 ($300 for the merger and $300 for the for-profit corporation created by the plan of merger).
viii
      The current provisions of the TLLCA do not require a filing to evidence this transaction.
ix
    Statutory restrictions governing share ownership would prohibit the filing of articles of share exchange or a certificate of exchange.
x
    The current provisions of the TRLPA do not require the filing of a certificate of interest exchange to evidence the transaction.
xi
    If the converted entity is a domestic entity, the conversion fee must include the formation filing fee for the domestic entity. For example, the total fee for the
conversion of a foreign for-profit corporation to a domestic limited partnership will be $1,050 ($300 for the conversion plus $750 for the formation of the limited
partnership).
xii
      Although no change has been made to the fee for the filing of the periodic report or to the late fee if the report is not filed within the time specified, the total
fee for filing a report to reinstate a limited partnership that has been involuntarily cancelled/terminated/revoked for its failure to file the periodic report will
change effective January 01, 2006. Under existing law the total fee would be $250 ($50 for the report, $100 late fee, plus $100 reinstatement fee). Under the
BOC, the total fee will be $225 ($50 for the report, $100 late fee, plus $75 reinstatement fee).
xiii
      Under the provisions of the BOC, a registered agent may also update the records to reflect a change to the registered agent name.
xiv
     A registered agent may submit simultaneous filings for more than one corporate entity represented. The maximum fee for simultaneous filings is not to
exceed $750.
xv
     A registered agent may submit simultaneous filings for more than one limited liability company represented. The maximum fee for simultaneous filings is not
to exceed $500.
xvi
     The maximum fee for simultaneous filings for more than one limited liability company represented is not to exceed $750.
xvii
      A registered agent may submit simultaneous filings for more than one limited partnership represented. The maximum fee for simultaneous filings is not to
exceed $2,500.
xviii
       The maximum fee for simultaneous filings for more than one limited partnership represented is not to exceed $750.
xix
      Article 7.01E of the TBCA sets forth the fee for filing an application for reinstatement by an involuntarily dissolved business corporation, professional
corporation, or professional association. Article 8.16 of the TBCA sets forth the fee for filing an application for reinstatement of a revoked certificate of
authority by a foreign corporation.


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                                             BUSINESS ORGANIZATION FEES (effective 01/01/2006)


xx
    A limited partnership governed under the TRLPA or under the BOC may be involuntarily cancelled/terminated/revoked for its failure to file a periodic report
when due. The reinstatement fee associated with the filing of a periodic report after involuntary cancellation/termination/revocation for this reason is set at $75.
The same fee applies when a limited partnership governed under the BOC is involuntarily terminated/revoked for other reasons, such as failure to maintain a
registered agent or registered office.
xxi
     This filing is not applicable to professional associations or limited partnerships as they are not currently classified as corporations. Therefore, these entities are
not subject to the franchise tax or tax forfeiture provisions of Chapter 171 of the Texas Tax Code.
xxii
      The current provisions of the TPAA do not provide for the qualification of a foreign professional association.
xxiii
      A limited partnership governed under the TRLPA or under the BOC may be involuntarily cancelled/terminated/revoked for its failure to file a periodic report
when due. The reinstatement fee associated with the filing of a periodic report after involuntary cancellation/termination/revocation for this reason is set at $75.
The same fee applies when a limited partnership governed under the BOC is involuntarily terminated/revoked for other reasons, such as failure to maintain a
registered agent or registered office.
xxiv
       Under existing law, the comparable document would be a Revocation of a Voluntary Dissolution in the case of a business corporation and a limited liability
company. The comparable document filing under existing law for a limited partnership is a Revocation of Voluntary Cancellation, which has a filing fee of $25.
xxv
      This new filing and fee become effective September 1, 2005.




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