Filing Documents with the Office of the Secretary of State

Once you've chosen the type of business organization that's best for you, you will need to file the appropriate documents with the Minnesota Secretary of State.

Here, we offer some general guidelines for submitting documents, some common reasons why documents are not accepted, and a schedule of filing fees, depending upon the type of business organization.

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Filing Documents Online
The Minnesota Secretary of State allows online filing of business documents. You may also order records and other documents. File and order online.