Secretary of State: Corporations Divisions

Quickly find the corporations filing authority in your state. Usually, this is housed under the Department or Secretary of State. If you need help filing a document with any of these authorities, we are happy to help.

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Alabama Secretary of State - Business Services Division

P.O. Box 5616, Montgomery, AL 36103-5616
334-242-5324
Fax: 334-240-3138
http://sos.alabama.gov/

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Alaska Division of Corporations, Business and Professional Licensing

PO Box 110806, Juneau, AK 99811-0806
907-465-2550
Fax: 907-465-2974
https://www.commerce.alaska.gov/web/cbpl/corporations.aspx
corporations@alaska.gov

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Arizona Corporation Commission - Corporations Division

1300 W. Washington St., Phoenix, AZ 85007
602-542-3026 or 1-800-345-5819 (in Arizona only)
Fax: 602-542-4100 or 602-542-8813
http://www.azcc.gov/divisions/corporations/
filings.corp@azcc.gov

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Arizona Secretary of State - Business Services

1700 W. Washington Street, Fl. 7, Phoenix, AZ 85007-2808
Charities: 602-542-6187
Fax: 602-542-4366
https://azsos.gov/business


Arkansas Secretary of State - Business and Commercial Services Division (BCS)

1401 W. Capitol Avenue Ste 250, Little Rock, AR 72201
501-682-3409 or 888-233-0325
http://www.sos.arkansas.gov/BCS/Pages/default.aspx
corprequest@sos.arkansas.gov

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California Secretary of State - Business Programs Division

See http://www.sos.ca.gov/business/be/contact.htm, ,
916-657-5448
http://www.sos.ca.gov/business/

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Colorado Secretary of State

303-894-2200 and press 2
Fax: 303-869-4864
http://www.sos.state.co.us/
business@sos.state.co.us

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Connecticut Secretary of State - Commercial Recording Division

ATTN: Commercial Recording Division, PO Box 150470, Hartford, CT 06115-0470
860-509-6002
Fax: 860-509-6069
https://portal.ct.gov/SOTS/Commercial-Recording/Commercial-Recording/Commercial-Recording-Division-Forms-Index
crd@ct.gov

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Delaware Department of State - Division of Corporations

Division of Corporations, PO Box 898, Dover, DE 19903
302-739-3073
Fax: 302-739-3812 or 302-739-3813
http://corp.delaware.gov/index.shtml
corp@delaware.gov

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DCRA Corporations Division

202-442-4400 or 202-123-4567 (TTY)
Fax: 202-442-9445
http://dcra.dc.gov/page/business-licensing-corporate-registration
dcra@dc.gov

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Florida Department of State - Division of Corporations

Corporate Filings, P.O. Box 6327, Tallahassee, FL 32314
http://www.sunbiz.org/index.html
corphelp@dos.state.fl.us

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Georgia Secretary of State

404-656-2817
http://sos.ga.gov/index.php/?section=corporations

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Hawaii Business Registration Division (BREG)

P. O. Box 40, Honolulu, HI 96810
808-586-2744 (Administration)
Fax: 808- 586-2733 or Consumer Dial Fax on Demand Servi
http://cca.hawaii.gov/breg/
breg@dcca.hawaii.gov

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Idaho Secretary of State

450 North 4th Street, PO Box 83720, Boise, ID 83720-0080
208-334-2301
Fax: 208-334-2080
http://www.sos.idaho.gov/
sosinfo@sos.idaho.gov

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Illinois Secretary of State - Business Services Department

217-782-6961
http://www.cyberdriveillinois.com/departments/business_services/home.html

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Indiana Secretary of State - Business Services Division

302 W. Washington Street, Room E018, Indianapolis, IN 46204
Corporations Information Line: 317-232-6576
Fax: 317-233-3387
http://www.in.gov/sos/business/index.htm

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Iowa Secretary of State

515-281-5204
http://sos.iowa.gov/
sos@sos.iowa.gov

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Kansas Secretary of State

785-296-4564
Fax: 785-296-4570
http://www.kssos.org/business/business.html
corp@sos.ks.gov

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Kentucky Secretary of State

700 Capital Ave., P.O. Box 718, Frankfort, KY 40602
502-564-3490
Fax: 502-564-5687
http://www.sos.ky.gov/bus/business-filings/Pages/default.aspx

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Louisiana Secretary of State - Commercial Division

P.O. Box 94125, Baton Rouge, LA 70804-9125
225-925-4704
Fax: 225-932-5314
http://www.sos.la.gov/Pages/default.aspx

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Maine Secretary of State - Bureau of Corporations, Elections, and Commissions

101 State House Station, Augusta, ME 04333-0101
207-624-7736
Fax: 207-287-5428
http://maine.gov/sos/cec/corp/index.html

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Maryland State Department of Assessments and Taxation (SDAT)

P.O. Box 17052, Baltimore, MD 21201-2395
410-767-1184
http://www.dat.state.md.us/
inquiry@dat.state.md.us

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Massachusetts Secretary of the Commonwealth

1-800-392-6090 (within Massachusetts) or 617-727-7030
Fax: 617-742-4528
http://www.sec.state.ma.us/cor/coridx.htm
cis@sec.state.ma.us

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Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs (LARA) - Corporations Division

Corporations, Securities & Commercial Licensing - Corporations Division, PO Box 30054, Lansing, MI 48909
Business Services: 517-241-6470
Fax: Business Services: 517-241-0538 or MICH-ELF: 517 6
http://www.michigan.gov/lara/0,4601,7-154-35299_61343_35413---,00.html
corpsmail@michigan.gov

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Minnesota Secretary of State

Metro Area 651-296-2803 Greater MN 1-877-551-6767
Fax: 651-297-7067
http://www.sos.state.mn.us/index.aspx?page=18
business.services@state.mn.us

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Mississippi Secretary of State

700 North Street, P. O. Box 136, Jackson, MS 39205-0136
601-359-1633
Fax: 601-359-1499
http://www.sos.ms.gov/business_services.aspx

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Missouri Secretary of State - Corporations Division

573-751-4153 or 866-223-6535, Opt 2
http://www.sos.mo.gov/business/corporations/
info@sos.mo.gov

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Montana Secretary of State

Business Services, P.O. Box 202801, Helena, MT 59620
406-444-5522 Annual Reports or 406-444-3665 Business Entity
Fax: 406-444-3976
http://sos.mt.gov/Business/index.asp
sosbusiness@mt.gov

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Nebraska Secretary of State

1445 K St., Room 1301, Lincoln, NE 68509
402-471-4079
Fax: 402-471-3666
http://www.sos.ne.gov/business/corp_serv/
sos.corp@nebraska.gov

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Nevada Secretary of State

775-684-5708
https://www.nvsos.gov/sos/home
support@nvsilverflume.gov

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New Hampshire Secretary of State - Corporations Division

N.H. Department of State - Corporations Division, 107 North Main Street, Concord, NH 03301-4989
603-271-3246
http://sos.nh.gov/Corp_Div.aspx
corporate@sos.nh.gov or annualreports@sos.nh.gov

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New Jersey Department of the Treasury

Corporate Filing Unit, P.O. Box 252, Trenton, NJ 08646-0252
609-292-6748
http://www.state.nj.us/treasury/

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New Mexico Secretary of State - Corporations Bureau

325 Don Gaspar, Suite 300, Santa Fe, NM 87501
800-477-3632 or 505-827-4511
Fax: 505-827-4387
http://www.sos.state.nm.us/Business_Services/Corporations_Overview.aspx
corporations@state.nm.us

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New York Department of State - Division of Corporations, State Records and Uniform Commercial Code

99 Washington Avenue 6th floor, Albany, NY 12231
518-473-2492
Fax: Information unit 518-473-1654 or Document review
http://www.dos.ny.gov/corps/
corporations@dos.ny.gov

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North Carolina Secretary of State - Business Registration Division

PO Box 29622, Raleigh, NC 27626-0622
919-807-2225
Fax: 919-807-2039
https://www.sosnc.gov/divisions/Business_Registration

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North Dakota Secretary of State

600 E. Boulevard Ave. Dept. 108, 1st Floor, Bismarck, ND 58505
701-328-2900 Toll Free: 800-352-0867 TTY: 800-366-6888
Fax: 701-328-0106
http://www.nd.gov/sos/
sosbir@nd.gov

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Ohio Secretary of State

614-466-2655 or 877-767-6446
https://www.sos.state.oh.us/sos/

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Oklahoma Secretary of State - Business Filing Department

2300 N. Lincoln Blvd., Room 101, Oklahoma City, OK 73105-4897
405-521-3912
Fax: 405-521-3771
https://www.sos.ok.gov/business/default.aspx
webmaster@sos.ok.gov

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Oregon Secretary of State - Corporations Division

503-986-2200
http://sos.oregon.gov/business/Pages/default.aspx
corporation.division@state.or.us

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Pennsylvania Department of State - Bureau of Corporations and Charitable Organizations

P.O. Box 8722, Harrisburg, PA 17105
888-659-9962 or 717-787-1057
http://www.dos.pa.gov/BusinessCharities/Pages/default.aspx
RA-CORPS@pa.gov

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Rhode Island Secretary of State

401-222-3040
Fax: 401-222-3879
http://sos.ri.gov/business/
corporations@sos.ri.gov

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South Carolina Secretary of State - Division of Business Filings

SC Secretary of State's Office, 1205 Pendleton Street, Suite 525, Columbia, SC 29201
803-734-2158
http://www.scsos.com/BusinessFilings

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South Dakota Secretary of State

605-773-4845
Fax: 605-773-4550
https://sdsos.gov/default.aspx
openforbiz@state.sd.us

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Tennessee Secretary of State - Division of Business Services

615-741-2286
http://www.tennessee.gov/sos/bus_svc/index.htm
business.services@tn.gov

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Texas Secretary of State - Corporations Section

Corporations Section - Secretary of State, P.O. Box 13697, Austin, TX 78711
512-475-2755
http://www.sos.state.tx.us/corp/index.shtml
sosdirect@sos.state.tx.us

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Utah Department of Commerce - Division of Corporations

801-530-4849 or 1-877-526-3994
Fax: 801-530-6438
http://corporations.utah.gov/business/dp.html
corpucc@utah.gov

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Vermont Secretary of State - Division of Corporations

802-828-2386
Fax: 802-828-2853
https://www.sec.state.vt.us/corporationsbusiness-services.aspx

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Virginia State Corporation Commission

Office of the Clerk, P.O. Box 1197, Richmond, VA 23218
804-371-9733 or 1-866-722-2551 (toll free in Virginia)
http://www.scc.virginia.gov/clk/index.aspx
sccinfo@scc.virginia.gov

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Washington Secretary of State - Corporations Division

360-725-0377
http://www.sos.wa.gov/corps/

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West Virginia Secretary of State - Business and Licensing Division

304-558-8000 or 866-767-8683
https://sos.wv.gov/Pages/default.aspx
business@wvsos.com

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Wisconsin Department of Financial Institutions (DFI) - Corporation Section

Corporations Bureau, Suite 300, PO Box 7846, Madison, WI 53707-7846
608-261-7577
Fax: 608-267-6813
http://www.wdfi.org/corporations/

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Wyoming Secretary of State - Business Division

307-777-7311
Fax: 307-777-5339
http://soswy.state.wy.us/Business/Business.aspx
business@wyo.gov

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Puerto Rico Department of State (Departamento de Estado)

(787) 722-2121
https://estado.pr.gov/en/

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