Step 1 – Go to the Colorado Secretary of State.
Step 2 – To start, type in either the business name, trademark name, or ID/document number of the corporation. You want to make your search as specific as possible as your lookup will pull all entities with the keywords in the Secretary of State’s database.
Step 3 – After you have type in your search you will be brought to a page that will have a return of all your results. The preview will give you a preview of the corporation that includes: ID number, document number, entity name, form originally filed, status, and formation date.
Step 4 – Click on the ID number to look at all the corporation information listed with the Secretary of State. Your search is now complete.
Create a Corporation in Colorado
Step 1 – All corporate formations in Colorado are done online with the Secretary of State.
Step 2 – Pay the $50 filing fee at the end of the session and you will receive your official corporation in the mail within 7 to 10 business days.
*If you are seeking to open a bank account with your corporation, you will need to request a Tax ID (EIN) Number from the IRS. File Online and takes about 10 minutes and you will receive it instantly.
How to Reserve a Corporation Name in Colorado
In Colorado, you can reserve a corporation name online by going here.