Reinstate or Revive Your New York Entity

Restore your entity to good standing with the state

Reinstatement is the process of restoring a delinquent entity back to good standing. Depending on the cause of delinquency, several steps may be required to reinstate your entity.

For Corporations:

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

The New York Department of State does not administratively dissolve corporations for failure to file biennial reports. If you missed a biennial report, you can pay the $9 statutory fee online to cure your “Late” status.

For Limited Liability Companies:

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

The New York Department of State does not administratively dissolve LLCs for failure to file a biennial report. If you missed a biennial report, your entity status is simply “Past Due,” and you cure this status by paying the $9 statutory fee online. If you voluntarily dissolved the LLC, you will have to file as a new entity, pay the applicable statutory fees, and publish notification of formation.

What is the state agency that processes reinstatement?

New York Department of State - Division of Corporations, State Records and Uniform Commercial Code
99 Washington Avenue 6th floor
Albany, NY 12231
Phone: 518-473-2492
Fax: Information unit 518-473-1654 or Document review
http://www.dos.ny.gov/corps/
Email: corporations@dos.ny.gov

FAQs

What is "Tax Clearance"?

Many states require you to obtain “tax clearance” or “tax good standing” before reinstating your entity. This is written evidence that your entity has cleared all overdue or past taxes with the state’s tax authority, often the Department of Revenue or Department of Taxation. States requiring tax clearance request that the letter or certificate be submitted along with the reinstatement form. Depending on the state, obtaining tax clearance can take weeks or months. If you have not obtained tax clearance, Harbor Compliance can contact your state’s taxation authority and obtain your certificate for you.

Why do I need to reinstate my company?

If your business has been administratively dissolved, or has lost "good standing", you may face state penalties, fines, and other fees for noncompliance. Transacting business with banks, government and licensing agencies, and contractors can be delayed, and at a loss of credibility to your business. Additionally, the owners of the business may be subjected to personal liability. Most states allow you to restore your business to good standing within a certain time, and it is important to take advantage of that window of opportunity. Our corporate filing services can help you reinstate your entity.

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