Maine Secretary of State – ME SOS Business Search

maine-secretary-of-state-logoMaine Secretary of State Corporations Division
Address: 101 State House Station, Augusta, Maine 04333-0101
Telephone: (207) 624-7736
Fax: (207) 287-5428
Website: www.maine.gov/sos/cec/corp/
E-Mail: cec.corporations@maine.gov

Lookup a Business Entity

Step 1 – Start

Lookup a business entity (Corporation, LLC, Limited Partnership) in Maine by visiting the Secretary of State’s Website.

You will need to refine your search as the database is limited to only returning up to 100 records. You may find a business by Name or Charter Number. After selecting your keywords, you will be sent to the Results Page (As Seen Below).

Step 2 – Choose Your Entity

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As you can see the Secretary of State’s database will provide you with a preview of all matching entities as well as their NameType, and the option to view the rest of it’s details by clicking on the ‘Information Summary’ link in the blue text.

Next you will be brought to the last step which is the Information Page (See Below).

Step 3 – Retrieve Information

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You can now view all the details about the corporation you were looking up including it’s Legal NameCharter NumberFiling TypeStatusFormation DateExpiration DateState of JurisdictionFictitious Names, and the Registered Agent’s Name and Address.

You can also purchase any previous filing the corporation has done with the Secretary of State by clicking on the View List of Filings link on the bottom of page.