Is My Business in Good Standing?

Certificates of Good Standing, also known as Certificates of Status, Certificate of Existence or Certificate of Facts, are often needed in the course of day-to-day business.

This document states that a Corporation or LLC is authorized to do business in the state and that its state requirements have been satisfied.

Business entities use certificates of good standing to prove they are incorporated / registered and authorized to do business in any given State. The good standing status means that an entity is current with the filing requirements of the secretary of state’s office, as well as being current with the entity’s corporate franchise taxes.

For instance, during the financing process, banks will often require a certificate of good standing from a business. Our online system allows users to request a certificate in minutes, and we will do the rest to obtain it for you.

A Certificate of Good Standing, signed by an state official is conclusive evidence that a corporation or LLC is in existence or authorized to transact business in the state, and that the company is in compliance with all state-required formalities.

Active Filings provides a common interface to obtain a certificate of good standing in all 50 States.

How to Get Started

The cost of obtaining a Certificate of Status is $ 89.00. Timing varies state by state but in average you can expect a turnaround of 2 weeks. Expedited service is also available at additional $ 59.00 and in some cases, we can obtain your certificate in one or two business days.

Click on the following link to order your Certificate of Status now: