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Limited Liability Company (Foreign), Certificate of Authority

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An out-of-state Limited Liability Company can register for a Certificate of Authority in New York State. Companies register with the New York State Department of State (NYSDOS).

Businesses should consult with an attorney to learn more about legal structures. Businesses will need to provide proof of registration in their home state or country.

NYS Department of State

Division of Corporations
One Commerce Plaza
99 Washington Avenue, 6th Floor
Albany, NY 12231
Phone (518) 473-2492
Fax (518) 474-1418

Deaf, hearing impaired, and speech-disabled callers, please call 711.

NYS Department of State

123 William Street, 19th Floor
New York, NY 10038-3804
Phone (518) 473-2492
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