Category Archives: Nevada Secretary of State (SOS) Taxable Business Entity Search

Nevada Secretary of State Business Search allows for a user to look-up the following Entities: Corporations, Limited Liability Companies (LLC), Limited Liability Partnerships (LLP), Limited Partnerships (LP), and Limited Liability Limited Partnerships (LLLP). Search the Database for Business Owners and as a Name Availability Tool.

Nevada Secretary of State Corporation Entity Search

Step 1 – Go to the Nevada Secretary of State.

Step 2 – You may search for your corporation through 5 different ways, look-up by:
By Name – Be sure when searching by name to include as many keywords as possible in order to narrow down the results. Your query will return all names that match the keywords selected.
Entity Number
Business ID Number
Officer Name
Registered Agent Name

Step 3 – On the results page you will be allowed to view the Entity’s: Name, Business ID Number, Status, and the Type. Click on any of the blue links in the row of your choice to go to it’s information page that will allow you to view all the data listed about the corporation with the Secretary of State’s office.

Step 4 – You have completed your search. You may now view all information about your corporation such as: Status, File Date, Entity Number, List of Officers Due, Expiration Date, Business License Expiration Date, State of Incorporation, Business ID Number, Registered Agent Name, Registered Agent Address, Number of Shares, Par Share Count, Capital Amount, Officers, and images of all previous filings.

Reserve a Corporate Name

Step 1 – Download and complete the Application for Name Reservation.

Step 2 – Attach a check for $25 and send to:
Secretary of State
204 North Carson Street, Suite 4
Carson City, Nevada 89701-4520
Your name will be reserved for ninety (90) days.

Nevada Secretary of State LLC Search & Lookup

Step 1 – Go to the Nevada Secretary of State.


Step 2 – You have five (5) different ways to look for your company. You may search by Name, Entity Number, Business Number, NV Business ID, Officer Name, and by Registered Agent Name.

Make sure if the ‘search by name’ option is used that you type in as many terms as you can. The system is going to return a list of all entities that match your keywords. Unless the name is unique chances are there could be hundreds of matches.


Step 3 – The results page gives you a list of all the entities that matched your query. You are also able to preview the LLC by looking at it’s Name, Business ID, Status, and Type. Select and click on any of the blue links in order to be brought to the data page.

Nevada Ownership Information

Step 4 – You have now completed your search. On this page you can access all the information about the company you were looking for including: Status, Formation Date, Company Number, List of Members Due, Expiration Date, Business License Expiration, Formation State, Managed by, Registered Agent Name, Registered Agent Address, Officers, Amendments, and all previous filings.

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