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FAQ - Reinstatement (WA) / Requalification (Non-WA)

My Washington business was dissolved. How do I get it reinstated back to active status?

Administrative dissolutions occur for a number of reasons. The most common reason is failure to file an initial or annual report. If your Washington business was administratively dissolved you may generate a reinstatement form, contact our office at corps@sos.wa.gov or call 360-725-0377. Reinstatement fees for Washington profit corporations, LLCs, and LPs are $140 plus all delinquent fees. The Washington nonprofit reinstatement fees are $35 plus all delinquent fees.

Note: Administrative dissolutions for domestic entities have 5 years from the date of dissolution to file the reinstatement.

My out of state certificate of authority was revoked. How do I bring it back to active status in Washington?

Administrative revocations of authority occur for a number of reasons. The most common reason is failure to file annual report. If your out of state business had its authority revoked you may contact our office at corps@sos.wa.gov or by calling 360-725-0377.