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Michigan: 2018 Annual Statement Filing Extension

The Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs Corporations, Securities & Commercial Licensing Bureau has announced that the filing deadline for 2018 annual statements and reports for limited liability companies (LLCs) and professional limited liability companies (PLLCs) has been extended…

Embassy of Libya: Washington D.C. Relocation

Please be advised that the Embassy of Libya in Washington D.C. relocated to a new address on February 1, 2018. The new address is: 6323 Georgia Ave, NW Washington, D.C. 20011 If you need assistance with having your documents legalized…

Wisconsin: Benefit Corporations Legislation

On February 28, 2018, Wisconsin will be added to the growing list of states that allow the formation of benefit corporations. The newly created Chapter 204 of the 2017 Wisconsin Act 77 regulates the creation and operating standards of the new socially…

California: New $75 Recording Fee for Real Estate Transactions

Effective January 1, 2018, pursuant to Senate Bill 2 (SB2 – Building Homes and Jobs Act), Government Code Section 27388.1 requires that documents presented for recording at all county recorders’ offices statewide be charged an additional seventy-five dollars ($75) fee…

Various States: Holiday Closures

Listed below are the state government closures scheduled for the remainder of January, as well as February and March. This information may change without our knowledge, so please be sure to check with your state office for added closures/updates that…

Various States: Annual/Biennial Report Due Dates

The states listed below have annual reports due in the coming months. Don’t miss a deadline or you may be subject to penalties and reinstatement fees. For assistance maintaining your annual report compliance, inquire about our managed annual report services…

California: New Forms; Changes to Existing Forms

The California Secretary of State recently created several new forms, as well as made  changes to some existing forms. The existing forms were reformatted with clearer language and more consistent styling, and filing tips/instructions were added in an effort to…

Washington: Issuing of Corporate Filing Dates

The Washington Secretary of State recently implemented a new filing system, and along with that redesign came a change to the procedures for issuing the “filing” date for corporate filings. Prior to the change, corporate documents were assigned the date…