Forming a Corporation in Indiana
Every state has a different set of laws and regulations in place. So, in most cases no two states are the same. Due to that, you must be familiar with the set of rules present when dealing with Indiana State Corp Filing. So, if your state of choice corporation is Indiana, DOT Operating Authority can help you with all the details. There are many steps in the process. From what comes from out part, we will research the availability of your company name. Also, our company can help you prepare and file your Articles of Incorporation with the Indiana Secretary State. We can also assist with many of your follow-up needs such as amendment filings, written consents. Also, we can help you with written consents and annual report preparation and filing.
Indiana Corporate Name Requirements
In order to be a successful corporation in Indiana, your name cannot be confused with any existing names. You also cannot use any reserved, or registered corporate names. All in all, DOT Operating Authority is here to make sure that you get the perfect name for your Indiana State Corp Filing. We will also conduct full research and make sure to meet all of Indiana’s requirements.
Permitted designations: There are several approved designations that corporate names can be followed by, which include:
Prohibited Designations: Indiana does not allow the use of the following words and phrases in corporation names.
- Safe deposit
- Credit union
Indiana State Corp Filing Requirements
Required Documents: Indiana requires businesses to file Articles of Incorporation. Therefore, by trusting us to form your corporation for you, we will file all mandatory documents for you.
Processing Time: On Average, it takes between 2-3 business days.
Reminder: Follow-up filings are not mandatory.
When forming a corporation, it is mandatory for companies to have one or more directors. In addition, the director does not have to be a residential of Indiana.
All Indiana Corporations must file a biennial Business Entity Report with the Indiana Secretary of State in the month that marks the anniversary of incorporation.