Massachusetts Entity Name Reservation

Name reservation protects the preferred name of your entity while you prepare to file formation documents with the state. Depending on entity type, reservations may be eligible for renewal if more time is needed. See the table below for more information on filing a name reservation in Massachusetts.

For Domestic Corporations:

Agency:Massachusetts Secretary of the Commonwealth
Form:

Name Reservation

Agency fee:

$30

Notes:

Names are reserved for 60 days.


For Domestic Nonprofit Corporations:

Agency:Massachusetts Secretary of the Commonwealth
Form:

Name Reservation

Agency fee:

$30

Notes:

Names are reserved for 60 days.


For Domestic Professional Corporations:

Agency:Massachusetts Secretary of the Commonwealth
Form:

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Agency fee:

$30

Notes:

Names are reserved for 60 days.


For Foreign Corporations:

Agency:Massachusetts Secretary of the Commonwealth
Form:

Application for Reservation of Name

Agency fee:

$30

Notes:

Names are reserved for 60 days.


For Foreign Nonprofit Corporations:

Agency:Massachusetts Secretary of the Commonwealth
Form:

Application for Reservation of Name

Agency fee:

$30

Notes:

Names are reserved for 60 days.


For Foreign Professional Corporations:

Agency:Massachusetts Secretary of the Commonwealth
Form:

Application for Reservation of Name

Agency fee:

$30

Notes:

Names are reserved for 60 days.


For Corporations:

Agency:Massachusetts Secretary of the Commonwealth
Agency fee:

$30

Due:

Name reservations expire after 60 days.

Notes:

Pay an additional $30 to keep your name reservation active for 30 more days.


For Nonprofit Corporations:

Agency:Massachusetts Secretary of the Commonwealth
Agency fee:

$30

Due:

Name reservations expire after 60 days.

Notes:

Pay an additional $30 to keep your name reservation active for 30 more days.


For Professional Corporations:

Agency:Massachusetts Secretary of the Commonwealth
Agency fee:

$30

Due:

Name reservations expire after 60 days.

Notes:

Pay an additional $30 to keep your name reservation active for 30 more days.


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