The Business Toolkit provides a variety of resources to help you easily complete business actions with the Secretary of Stateís Office. The step-by-step tools aim to answer your questions and reduce the time spent on each filing, so you can focus your energy on achieving your business goals.
Effective April 25th, 2014 - Business Services Documents resubmitted for processing will be assessed a reprocessing fee at 50% of the initial filing fee. The reprocessing fee will help offset operation costs associated with processing the document.
“Domestic” entities generally are organized under Montana law.
“Foreign” entities generally are organized out-of-state, or in a foreign country.
Important News: Our business forms have been updated to be fillable online through our website. Please complete the form, print, sign, and submit to the Secretary of State’s office with the associated fee.
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Domestic Limited Partnership
Domestic Limited Liability Partnership
Domestic Limited Liability Company
Domestic Limited Liability Company Series
Domestic Profit Corporation
Domestic Nonprofit Corporation
Foreign Limited Partnership
Foreign Limited Liability Partnership
Foreign Limited Liability Company
Foreign Limited Liability Company Series
Foreign Profit Corporation
Foreign Nonprofit Corporation
Assumed Business Name
Business Name Reservations
Business Names Requiring Prior Approval
Business may not be transacted under a name or title that contains the words "bank," "banker," "banking," "savings bank," "saving," "trust company," or "investment company" unless prior approval (consent) has been obtained from the Montana Department of Administration, Banking and Financial Institutions Division.
Business may not be transacted under a name or title that contains the word "insurance company," "captive insurance company," "incorporated cell," or "protected cell" unless prior approval (consent) has been obtained from the Montana State Auditorís Office, Department of Insurance.