The forms needed to start or register your business in North Carolina are available in this section. Before you register your business name, check name availability with the North Carolina Secretary of State.

Corporate Forms

The most commonly used forms for Limited Liability Companies (LLCs), Corporations and Limited Partnerships (LPs) are listed below. Complete and mail these forms to the North Carolina Department of the Secretary of State, Corporations Division. The appropriate address is on the bottom of each form.

You also can register LLCs, Corporations and LPs online with the North Carolina Department of the Secretary of State’s Corporations Division. Call (919) 807-2225 for help with the online application.

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