FLORIDA DEPARTMENT OF STATE DIVISION OF CORPORATIONS
Attached are the forms and instructions to register a foreign profit corporation to transact business in Florida. The requirements are as follows: · · Pursuant to section 607.1503(1), Florida Statutes, the attached application must be completed in its entirety. The corporation must submit an original certificate of existence, no more than 90 days old, duly authenticated by the Secretary of State or the proper official having custody of corporate records in the state or country under the law of which it is incorporated. A photocopy is not acceptable. If the certificate is in a foreign language, a translation of the certificate under oath of the translator must be submitted. There is a $70.00 registration fee and a letter of acknowledgment will be issued free of charge upon registration. Certification fees are optional. Please submit an additional $8.75 if a certificate of status is needed. The fee for a certified copy of the application is $8.75 (plus $1 per page for each page over 8, not to exceed a maximum of $52.50). Please check the appropriate box on the COVER letter and send one check for the total amount made payable to the Florida Department of State. The COVER letter included in this packet should be completed and submitted along with the certificate, application and check. Both the mailing address and courier address are noted in the COVER letter.
Any further inquiries concerning this matter should be directed to the Registration/Tax Lien Section by calling (850) 245-6052 or writing the New Filing Section, Division of Corporations, P.O. Box 6327, Tallahassee, FL 32314.
New Filing Section Division of Corporations
Name of corporation - must include suffix Dear Sir or Madam: The enclosed "Application by Foreign Corporation for Authorization to Transact Business in Florida," "Certificate of Existence," and check are submitted to register the above referenced foreign corporation to transact business in Florida. Please return all correspondence concerning this matter to the following:
Name of Person
City/State and Zip code E-mail address: (to be used for future annual report notification) For further information concerning this matter, please call:
at ( Name of Person
) Area Code & Daytime Telephone Number
STREET/COURIER ADDRESS: New Filing Section Division of Corporations Clifton Building 2661 Executive Center Circle Tallahassee, FL 32301 Enclosed is a check for the following amount: $70.00 Filing Fee $78.75 Filing Fee & Certificate of Status
MAILING ADDRESS: New Filing Section Division of Corporations P.O. Box 6327 Tallahassee, FL 32314
$78.75 Filing Fee & Certified Copy
$87.50 Filing Fee, Certificate of Status & Certified Copy
APPLICATION BY FOREIGN CORPORATION FOR AUTHORIZATION TO TRANSACT BUSINESS IN FLORIDA
IN COMPLIANCE WITH SECTION 607.1503, FLORIDA STATUTES, THE FOLLOWING IS SUBMITTED TO REGISTER A FOREIGN CORPORATION TO TRANSACT BUSINESS IN THE STATE OF FLORIDA. 1.
(Enter name of corporation; must include "INCORPORATED," "COMPANY," "CORPORATION," "Inc.," "Co.," "Corp," "Inc," "Co," or "Corp.")
(If name unavailable in Florida, enter alternate corporate name adopted for the purpose of transacting business in Florida)
(State or country under the law of which it is incorporated)
(FEI number, if applicable)
(Date of incorporation)
(Duration: Year corp. will cease to exist or "perpetual")
(Date first transacted business in Florida, if prior to registration) (SEE SECTIONS 607.1501 & 607.1502, F.S., to determine penalty liability)
(Principal office address) __________________________________________________________________________________________________ (Current mailing address)
(Purpose(s) of corporation authorized in home state or country to be carried out in state of Florida)
9. Name and street address of Florida registered agent: (P.O. Box NOT acceptable) Name: Office Address: , Florida (City) (Zip code)
10. Registered agent's acceptance: Having been named as registered agent and to accept service of process for the above stated corporation at the place designated in this application, I hereby accept the appointment as registered agent and agree to act in this capacity. I further agree to comply with the provisions of all statutes relative to the proper and complete performance of my duties, and I am familiar with and accept the obligations of my position as registered agent.
(Registered agent's signature) 11. Attached is a certificate of existence duly authenticated, not more than 90 days prior to delivery of this application to the Department of State, by the Secretary of State or other official having custody of corporate records in the jurisdiction under the law of which it is incorporated.
12. Names and business addresses of officers and/or directors: A. DIRECTORS
Vice Chairman: Address:
Vice President: Address:
Secretary: Address: Treasurer: Address:
NOTE: If necessary, you may attach an addendum to the application listing additional officers and/or directors. 13. (Signature of Director or Officer listed in number 12 of the application) 14. (Typed or printed name and capacity of person signing application)