Minnesota Certificate of Good Standing – Certificate of Existence
We can provide a Certificate of Good Standing/ Certificate of Existence for any registered Minnesota Corporation or LLC. The Certificate of Good Standing shows that a Minnesota business entity is filed and currently active on the record to do business in the State of Minnesota at the time of issuance.
Minnesota Secretary of State
Retirement Systems of Minnesota Building
60 Empire Drive, Suite 100
Saint Paul, MN 55103
Minnesota Certificate of Good Standing fees
- Certificate of Good Standing: US$120 – £90
- Minnesota Company File: US$60 – £48
- Expedite fee: US$40 – £25
Timescale to obtain a MN Certificate of Good Standing
- Standard: 2 days
- Expedited: same day
The Certificate includes the following:
- Registered Company Name
- Date of Incorporation
- Business Type – LLC or Corporation
- Company File Number
- State Seal of Minnesota
- The Company is registered under the chapter of the Minnesota Statutes
- The Company is registered in Minnesota
- The Certificate of Good Standing is signed, stamped and dated by the Minnesota Secretary of State under seal
Minnesota Certificate of Good Standing example
Minnesota Company File
We can provide a copy of the Minnesota Company File including copies of the business entity documents. This includes a Business entity summary and copies of the company documents available from the Minnesota Secretary of State. The Minnesota Business entity summary includes from the Minnesota Secretary of State the current company status, registration details, renewal date, registered office address and registered agent. The electronic document copies include a copy of the annual renewal filings, copy of the original registration filings with the Certificate and Articles of Incorporation, and amendments to the statutes.
Company Not in Good Standing
The Minnesota Secretary of State has the power to administratively dissolve or terminate your LLC if you don’t file your annual renewal every year by January 1st. Where your company is not in Good Standing and a Good Standing Certificate cannot be issued by the Minnesota Secretary of State we will instead provide a Company Search showing the current company status and advise you on the fees and process to reinstate.
Minnesota Company Restoration – Company Reinstatement
If you fail to file your annual renewal the company is not in Good Standing. If your company has been statutorily dissolved, we can assist and get it reinstated, as long as the name is still available by filing a renewal for the current year and paying the fees due to the Minnesota Secretary of State.
Restoration / Reinstatement fee
- Minnesota Annual Renewal fee: US$115
- Minnesota Secretary of State Reinstatement fee: US$25
- Amendment and filing fee to change your registered agent: US$35
Restoration / Reinstatement Timescale
- The standard reinstatement timescale in the State of Minnesota is approximately 5 days
Order a Minnesota Certificate of Good Standing
When your order is placed for a Minnesota Certificate of Good Standing/ Certificate of Existence, we check the status of the company with the Corporations Section of the Minnesota State Department. Once the Minnesota Certificate of Good Standing has been prepared by the Minnesota Secretary of State we get a scanned copy emailed through.