The Secretary of State’s Corporations and Charities Division will be open and doing business as usual, even if there is a state government shutdown. Annual report filings provided by the Department of Revenue’s Business Licensing Service (BLS) will not be available as of June 27th. Reminder: the Secretary of State does not have the authority to answer tax and BLS questions on the Department of Revenue’s behalf.

Washington Profit Corporations

The following links will take you to the available Washington online filing or paper form. Foreign (non-Washington) Corporation forms are linked at the bottom of this page.

Washington Profit Corporations (RCW 23B)

Amendment to Filing $30
Dissolution No Fee
Reinstatement $140 + missing annual fees (only available up to 5 years)
Initial or Amended Annual Report

$10 (Online initial reports are for articles filed online, does not apply to articles filed by paper) Amended Annual Reports are not filed online

Annual Report $71
Statement of Change/Designation of Agent No Fee
Reservation of Name $30
Merger $20 per merging entity
Conversion More info: Entity Conversions
Withdrawal of Filed Record $10
Statement of Correction $30

Click here for forms to use with Foreign (non Washington) Profit Corporations

If you are dissolving your Corporation, you must first obtain a Revenue Clearance Certificate completed by the Department of Revenue.