Tuesday March 13th through Monday March 19th, Department of Revenue will be releasing its new tax system. During that time business licenses will be accepted at DOR but will not be processed until the 19th. Please prepare accordingly. The Secretary of State does not have the ability to file or make changes to business licenses.

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Express Annual Report

How to easily file an annual report without a user account or password
Creating a User Account
Easy steps to create a user account when registering a new business entity, and making changes to an existing entity
Registering a Business Entity
Follow these easy steps to create a new business entity
New System Introduction
Describes the new Corps and Charities Filing System (CCFS) and gives a quick look at new features

Simple Business Search

Please use the Corporations & Charities Filing System Advanced Search for complete detailed information about a business. The business search provided here is a courtesy for quick reference. Thank you.

Important News

To improve service to the business community, the nonprofit and charities community, and all other customers we serve, we have launched a new online Corporations and Charities Filing System (CCFS).

  • Create and file your Articles of Incorporation
  • Create a Certificate of Formation to start your LLC
  • File your required annual reports; and
  • Search, retrieve, and print from over 9 million business records for FREE!
Get started in the new CCFS system

 Search historical corporations documents (prior to 2004) at the Digital Archives. All documents filed with the Corporations Division are considered public record.