Arkansas Secretary of State – AR SOS Business Entity Search

arkansas-secretary-of-state-logoArkansas Secretary of State Corporations Division
Address: State Capitol, RM 256 Little Rock, AR 72201
Telephone: (501) 682-3409 or 1(888) 233-0325
Website: www.sos.arkansas.gov/BCS/Pages/default.aspx
Email: corporations@sos.arkansas.gov

Lookup a Business Entity

Step 1 – Start

Lookup a business entity in Arkansas by going to the Secretary of State’s Website.

On this page (as seen below), you will be able to search a business by entity: NameType (Corporation, Company, Partnership, etc), Registered Agent (Name, City, or State), or by Filing Number.

When you have selected how you would like to find the entity you are looking for in the database, you will see a results page like the one below. The Secretary of State will filter all matching terms and you will be able to view up to 250 results per page (As Seen Below). If there are too many simply go back and make your query more specific.

Step 2 – Find The Entity

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Upon previewing the matching entities, you will be able to view it’s NamePrincipal Office City and State, and whether it is in Good Standing. Once you have found the corporation you were seeking, click on the dark green link  on the left, and you will be sent to se all the data available about the entity with the Arkansas Secretary of State (see sample below).

Step 3 – Retrieve the Information

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On the details page you can view all but not limited to the Corporation’s NameFictitious NameTypeStatusPrincipal AddressRegistered Agent (Name and Address), Date of Filing, and the Officers.

If you did not find what you were looking for in this section, you may also lookup Certificates of Good StandingFind Forms, or File Online.