MONTGOMERY, Ala.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Alabama Secretary of State’s Office is proud to announce the newest addition to its suite of online business services, the Foreign LLC Filing system. This convenient, online application will allow out-of-state entrepreneurs, as well as existing out-of-state organizations wishing to conduct business in Alabama, to file for an LLC through the Secretary of State's website. Customers, especially those filing documents in bulk, can now say goodbye to mailing in their forms and payments thanks to the new service.
In addition to the benefit to the public, the electronic filing system will add efficiencies such as time and cost savings to the Secretary’s office; employees will be able to focus on other important tasks so that they may serve Alabama’s citizens more effectively. “We developed the Foreign LLC filing system with businesses in mind,” said Rebecca Morris, Director of Business Services. “We wanted to make it easy and convenient for business owners to file in Alabama, while at the same time reducing the volume of paperwork handled in our office.”
The electronic Foreign LLC Filing system joins a long list of electronic business services launched under Secretary Beth Chapman’s term. Additional services include:
- UCC Filings and Searches
- Business Name Reservations
- Certificates of Existence
- Certified Business Documents
About the Business Services Division of the Alabama Secretary of State
The Business Services Division administers all business-related responsibilities for the Secretary of State including filing of commercial liens, registering of new businesses, and issuance of trademarks. Business Services includes the following Divisions of the Secretary of State Office: Uniform Commercial Code (UCC), Business Entities, and Trademarks.
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