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Delaware Alternative Entity Tax / Annual Franchise Tax Report / Annual Report

Learn when and how to file a report in Delaware.

Annual and biennial reports are entity information updates typically filed with the Secretary of State. Depending on the state and entity type, report due dates and fees vary. See the table below for information on filing a report in Delaware.

For Domestic Corporations:

Agency:Delaware Department of State - Division of Corporations
Filing method:

Online

Agency fee:

$50 for annual report plus franchise tax fees.

Due:

Annually by March 1. The first report is due in the calendar year following initial registration.

Law:

Delaware Code Title 8 Chapter 5 § 502.

Original Ink:Not required
Notarize:Not required
Penalties:

$125 + 1.5% interest per month.

Notes:

The report must be signed by the corporation's president, secretary, treasurer or other proper officer duly authorized so to act, or by any of its directors, or by any incorporator in the event its board of directors shall not have been elected (Title 8 Chapter 5 § 502 (a) ).

For Foreign Corporations:

Agency:Delaware Department of State - Division of Corporations
Form:

File online @ https://corp.delaware.gov/paytaxes/

Filing method:

Online

Agency fee:

$125

Due:

Foreign Corporations must file an Annual Report with the Delaware Secretary of State on or before June 30 each year. A $125.00 filing fee is required to be paid. If the Annual Report and remittance is not received by the due date, a $125.00 penalty will be added to filing fee.

Law:

Delaware Code Title 8 Chapter 5 § 502.

Original Ink:Not required
Notarize:Not required
Penalties:

$125

Notes:
  • The report must be signed by the corporation's president, secretary, treasurer or other proper officer duly authorized so to act, or by any of its directors, or by any incorporator in the event its board of directors shall not have been elected (Title 8 Chapter 5 § 502 (a) ).

For Limited Liability Companies:

Agency:Delaware Department of State - Division of Corporations
Filing method:

Online

Agency fee:

$300

Due:

Annually by June 1. The first report is due in the calendar year following initial registration.

Law:

Delaware Code Title 6 § 18-1107.

Original Ink:Not required
Notarize:Not required
Penalties:

$200 + 1.5% interest per month.

For Domestic Nonprofit Corporations:

Agency:Delaware Department of State - Division of Corporations
Form:

You must file online.

Filing method:

Online

Agency fee:

$25

Due:

Annually by March 1. The first report is due in the calendar year following initial registration.

Law:

Delaware Code Title 8 Ch. 5 § 501

Penalties:

$125 fee if not filed on time.

For Foreign Nonprofit Corporations:

Agency:Delaware Department of State - Division of Corporations
Form:

You must file online.

Filing method:

Online

Agency fee:

$125

Due:

Annually by June 30. The first report is due in the calendar year following initial registration.

Law:

Delaware Code Title 8 Ch. 5 § 501

Penalties:

$125 fee if not filed on time.

For Domestic Professional Corporations:

Agency:Delaware Department of State - Division of Corporations
Form:

You must file online.

Filing method:

Online.

Agency fee:

$50 for annual report plus franchise tax fees.

Due:

Annually by March 1. The first report is due in the calendar year following initial registration.

Penalties:

$125 + 1.5% interest per month.

Notes:
  • The report must be signed by the corporation's president, secretary, treasurer or other proper officer duly authorized so to act, or by any of its directors, or by any incorporator in the event its board of directors shall not have been elected (Title 8 Chapter 5 § 502 (a) ).

For Foreign Professional Corporations:

Agency:Delaware Department of State - Division of Corporations
Form:

Mailed to registered agent.

Filing method:

Mail.

Agency fee:

$225

Due:

Annually by June 30. The first report is due in the calendar year following initial registration.

Penalties:

$125 + 1.5% interest per month.

Notes:
  • The report must be signed by the corporation's president, secretary, treasurer or other proper officer duly authorized so to act, or by any of its directors, or by any incorporator in the event its board of directors shall not have been elected (Title 8 Chapter 5 § 502 (a) ).

For Professional LLCs:

Agency:Delaware Department of State - Division of Corporations
Form:

You must file online.

Filing method:

Online.

Agency fee:

$300

Due:

Annually by June 1. The first report is due in the calendar year following initial registration.

Penalties:

$200 + 1.5% interest per month.

For Limited Partnerships:

Agency:Delaware Department of State - Division of Corporations
Filing method:

Online

Agency fee:

$300

Due:

Annually by June 1. The first report is due in the calendar year following initial registration.

Penalties:

$200 + 1.5% interest per month.

For General Partnerships:

Agency:Delaware Department of State - Division of Corporations
Filing method:

Online

Agency fee:

$300

Due:

Annually by June 1. The first report is due in the calendar year following initial registration.

Penalties:

$200 + 1.5% interest per month.

For Domestic Benefit Corporations:

Agency:Delaware Department of State - Division of Corporations
Filing method:

Online

Agency fee:

$50 for annual report plus franchise tax fees.

Due:

Annually by March 1. The first report is due in the calendar year following initial registration.

Penalties:

$125 + 1.5% interest per month.

Notes:

The report must be signed by the corporation's president, secretary, treasurer or other proper officer duly authorized so to act, or by any of its directors, or by any incorporator in the event its board of directors shall not have been elected (Title 8 Chapter 5 § 502 (a) ).

For Domestic Close Corporations:

Agency:Delaware Department of State - Division of Corporations
Filing method:

Online

Agency fee:

$50 for annual report plus franchise tax fees.

Due:

Annually by March 1. The first report is due in the calendar year following initial registration.

Penalties:

$125 + 1.5% interest per month.

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