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 amending a Foreign Non-profit Corporation(Certificate of Authorization).
Form to file cancellation of assumed name.
Form to use when qualifying a Foreign Non-profit Corporation(Certificate of Authorization).
Form to file Certificate of Withdrawal.
Form to file Withdrawal Following Administrative Revocation.
Form to file change of assumed name.
Form to file for assumed corporate name.
Form to file for registration of foreign corporate name.
Form to file for renewal of registration of assumed corporate name.
Form to file for renewal of registration of foreign corporate name.
Form to file for reservation of corporate name.
Form to file for correction to a corporate filing.
Form used for Conversion of a Foreign Unincorporated Entity to a Domestic Nonprofit Corporation.
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 file for cancellation/transfer of reserved name.
Form to use when requesting Certificate of Existence/Authorization (Good Standing).
Form used to file Written Consent for Use of Indistinguishable Name.