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.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ's)

Do I need to register my out of state business in Washington State?

What addresses to use?

What are Washington business structures?

Registered Agents?


How do you reinstate a business that was administratively dissolved or authority revoked?

How do I get copies of documents recorded with the Secretary of State?

Glossary of Terms