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Certificate of Existence

You are about to begin the electronic preparation of a request for a Certificate of Existence.

To identify the appropriate business, enter the Secretary of State Control Number and click 'Begin'.

 
Request a Certificate of Existence for:
  Secretary of State Control Number:  
 

If you need to look up the Secretary of State Control Number use the Business Information Search.