South Dakota Secretary of State Business Services Division
Address: Capitol Building, 500 East Capitol Avenue, Pierre SD 57501.
Step 1 – Start
Search business entities (Corporation, LLC, Limited Partnership, etc.) by going to the Secretary of State’s Website. Look-up by: Name, ID Number, or an Officer (President, VP, Treasurer, etc.) of the Company. If you choose to preform a query by name, make sure to be as detailed as you can in order to narrow down the results.
After making your selection you will be re-directed to the Results Page (As Seen Below) which will have all the matching listings.
Step 2 – Choose Your Entity
On the results page the Secretary of State allows you to preview the ID Number, Name, State of Incorporation, Type, and the Standing of the entity. In order to view all the information on file, you will need to click on the black text link (Under ‘Corporate ID’) to get to the Details Page (As Seen Below).
Step 3 – Retrieve Information
Now you have completed your search and may be able to view all the information about the business including it’s Name, ID Number, Incorporation Date, State of Formation, Status, Last Annual Report, Corporation Type, Stick Info, Registered Agent (Name and Address), Previously Filed Documents, Officers, and the option to file an Annual Report.