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Title 11A : Vermont Business Corporations

Chapter 015 : FOREIGN CORPORATIONS

Subchapter 001 : Certificate of Authority

(Cite as: 11A V.S.A. § 15.03)
  • § 15.03. Application for certificate of authority

    (a) A foreign corporation may apply for a certificate of authority to transact business in this State by delivering an application and the applicable filing fee to the Secretary of State for filing. The application must set forth:

    (1) the name of the foreign corporation or, if its name is unavailable for use in this State, a corporate name that satisfies the requirements of section 15.06 of this title;

    (2) the name of the state or country under whose law it is incorporated;

    (3) its date of incorporation and period of duration;

    (4) the street address of its principal office;

    (5) the address of its registered office in this State and the name of its registered agent at that office; and

    (6) the names and usual business addresses of its current directors and officers.

    (b) The foreign corporation shall deliver with the completed application a certificate of good standing (or a document of similar import) duly authenticated by the Secretary of State or other official having custody of corporate records in the state or country under whose law it is incorporated. (Added 1993, No. 85, § 2, eff. Jan. 1, 1994.)