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Corporations Online Filing System

The Corporations Online Filing System utilizes a new technology that enables users to fill in the form directly on the screen. The form is then submitted electronically to the Secretary of State's office for final processing. Certificates produced from online filings can be verified here.

Payment: MasterCard, Visa, Discover, American Express or monthly billing to an INA account.

To begin, select the appropriate form below:

Domestic For Profit
   Articles of Incorporation - DN-01
   Application for Reservation of Corporate Name - DN-02
   Notice of Change of Registered Office or Agent for Corporation - DO-03
Domestic Non-Profit
   Application for Reservation of Corporate Name - DN-02
   Notice of Change of Registered Office or Agent for Domestic Non-Profit Corporation - DO-03
   Annual Report for Domestic Nonprofit Corporation - NPD-5
Domestic LLC
   Articles of Organization for Domestic LLC - LL-01
   App. for Reservation of LLC Name - LLC-05
   Notice of Change of Registered Office or Agent - DO-03
Domestic LLLP
   Notice of Change of Registered Office or Agent for Lim. Lib. Lim. Partnership - DO-03
Domestic LP
   Notice of Change of Registered Office or Agent for Lim. Partnership - DO-03
Domestic LLP
   Notice of Change of Registered Office or Agent for Lim. Lib. Partnership - DO-03
Foreign for Profit
   Application for Reservation of a Corporate Name - F-02
   Notice of Change of Registered Office or Agent - DO-03
Foreign Non Profit
   Notice of Change of Registered Office or Agent for Foreign Non-Profit Corporation - DO-03
   Annual Report for Foreign Nonprofit Corporation - NPF-2
Foreign LLC
   App. for Reservation of LLC Name - FLC-05
   Notice of Change of Registered Office or Agent - DO-03
Foreign LLLP
   Notice of Change of Registered Office or Agent for Lim. Lib. Lim. Partnership - DO-03
Foreign LPL
   Notice of Change of Registered Office or Agent for Lim. Partnership - DO-03
Foreign LLP
   Notice of Change of Registered Office or Agent for Lim. Lib. Partnership - DO-03

Official Dating Policy: Filings submitted online by 3:00 p.m. CST will be recorded as of date submitted. Filings submitted after 3:00 p.m. CST will be recorded on the next business day.

Secretary of State Filing Information

  • Notice per Act 1008 of 2007- A corporate filing with the Arkansas Secretary of State does not necessarily give you the right to use your proposed corporate name, corporate name, assumed or fictitious name in this state if the use violates someone else's trade name, trademark, or service mark rights under the trademark laws of the United States, this state, or the common law. Prior to your use of the name, you are encouraged to research the names and marks of other parties used or registered in this state, or registered in the United States Patent and Trademark Office, or consult an attorney to determine the existence of any conflicting rights.
  • Processing of incorporations is subject to availability of corporation name requested. Filings are not final until satisfactory completion of statutory requirements is verified by the Secretary of State's office. A file-marked copy of a successful filing will be returned to the filer.
  • Concerns regarding filings submitted online will be addressed via email or telephone call to the filer.
  • Instructions may be found on the top of some forms, however, most forms are self-explanatory.
  • All for-profit corporate filings are subject to Arkansas Corporate Franchise Taxes. Tax payments are due in the office of the Secretary of State each year by May 1st for corporations in existence during the prior year. If you have not received a Franchise Tax Report by March 20th, please contact us via email at corporations@sos.arkansas.gov, online at http://www.sos.arkansas.gov/BCS/Pages/FranchiseTaxforms.aspx or by telephone at 501-682-3409 or toll free at 888-233-0325.

If you wish to file any of these forms or other corporate documents in person or by mail, please contact the Secretary of State Business and Commercial Services Division directly at:

Physical Address: Suite 250, Victory Building, 1401 West Capitol Avenue, Little Rock, AR 72201 Mailing Address: State Capitol, Little Rock, AR 72201

Subscribers who utilize monthly billing may view their transaction history here.

For assistance with this form contact Business and Commercial Services by phone 501-682-3409, toll free 888-233-0325 or by email, corprequest@sos.arkansas.gov




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