Missouri Secretary of State Business Search allows a user to look up any type of Entity including a Corporation (profit and non-profit), Limited Liability Company (LLC), Limited Liability Partnership (LLP), and a limited partnership (LP). Search by name, charter number, and by registered agent.
Missouri Secretary of State (SOS) Corporation Entity Search
Step 1: Browse to the official website of Missouri Secretary of State
Step 2 – You can search by the following options:
By Business Name:
Once searching by simply name, it is essential to use as various terms as is possible to reduce a list of outcomes. You have the choice of looking up the name by keywords like beginning with, all terms, corporate brand availability, seems like, exact meet, and only energetic corporations.
Search By Charter Number
Search By Registered Agent
Search By Name Availability
Step 3: When you navigate to the listings page, you will be given a preview of the entity: Name, Charter Number, Type, Status, and Incorporation Date to help you determine which is the right organization. Click on either the ‘Business Name’ or ‘Charter Number’ or ‘Registered Agent Name’ to view the information on file with the Secretary of State.
Step 4: When you have completed your search based on the filters, you can view all the data of search results including the corporation’s: Business Name, Charter Number, Type, Status, Created Date and Registered Agent Name. Click on either Business Name or Charter Number or Registered Agent Name to view the details.
Follow the below Steps to Reserve a Corporate Name of Your Choice:
1. Download and complete the Application for Name Reservation.
2. Attach the filing fee of $25 and send to the Secretary of State at:
PO Box 778 / 600 W. Main St., Rm. 322
Jefferson City, MO 65102