Non Profit Corporations

NOTE: If you are a nonprofit organization that solicits contributions, from or within Tennessee, you may need to register with the Division of Charitable Solicitations and Gaming. Please visit sos.tn.gov/charitable or call 615-741-2555 for more information.

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Form or register a new business entity, find and update business records, request a certificate of existence, or file an annual report.
File documents to form or register a new business with the Tennessee Secretary of State.
File or prepare an Annual Report for a business entity registered in the State of Tennessee.
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This video demonstrates how to file an annual report for a nonprofit corporation with the Tennessee Secretary of State Division of Business Services.
Form to use when stating a Domestic Nonprofit Corporation (Charter)has 501(c)(3) exemption status granted.
Form to file cancellation of assumed name.
Form to file change of assumed name.
Form to file for assumed corporate name.
Form to file for renewal of registration of assumed corporate name.
Form to file for reservation of corporate name.
Form to use when amending a Nonprofit Corporation,
Form to use when converting a Nonprofit Corporation to a Nonprofit LLC.
Form to file for correction to a corporate filing.
Form to use when dissolving a Nonprofit Corporation.
Form to use when dissolving and terminating a Nonprofit Corporation.
Form used for filing Articles of Entity Conversion from a Domestic Nonprofit Corporation to a Domestic Unincorporated Entity.
Form used for Conversion of a Domestic Unincorporated Entity to a Domestic Nonprofit Corporation.
Form to use when converting a Nonprofit Corporation to a For-Profit Corporation.
Form to use for filing Articles of Charter Surrender.
Form to use when terminating an Administratively Dissolved or Revoked Nonprofit Corporation
Form to use when terminating a Domestic Corporation (Charter).
The mailing address is an optional address for Corporations, Limited Liability Companies, Limited Partnerships and Limited Liability Partnerships. This address can be a post office box or physical street address.
Form to file for change of registered office by agent.
Form to use when forming a Domestic Nonprofit Corporation (Charter).
Form to file for cancellation/transfer of reserved name.
Form to use when requesting Certificate of Existence/Authorization (Good Standing).
Statement for Exemption for Nonprofit Charter Filing Fee for school Organizations.
Form used to file Written Consent for Use of Indistinguishable Name.
Form to use for Written Consent to Dissolution when dissolving a Domestic For-profit Corporation (Charter).
Form to use for Written Consent to Termination when terminating a Domestic Corporation (Charter).