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

Search Utah Secretary of State Business Entities by Business Trust, Corporation (Domestic or Foreign), Limited Liability Company (LLC), or Limited Partnership (LP). Search for owner information, previously filed documents, or check for a name’s availability when reserving or incorporating.

Utah Secretary of State Corporation Entity Search

Step 1 – Go to the Utah Secretary of State.

Step 2 – You have a number of ways to search for a corporation, you may lookup:
Name – Most popular, when using this option be sure to be as descriptive as possible in order to narrow down the results as much as possible.
Name Availability – Use this if you are about to incorporate or seeking to reserve a corporate name. Allows you to check and see if the name you would like has already been registered.
Individual – If you only know the name of a person that is involved with the corporation, type in his or her name.

Step 3 – On the results page you will be able to view all the listings that match your search terms including being able to preview the corporation’s: Name, Status, Type of Entity, and the City of Principal Office.
Click on the link that is titled ‘Details‘ to view more information.

Step 4 – You have concluded the end of your search and able to view the Entity’s: Number, Principal Office Address, State of Incorporation, Registered Agent (Name and Address), Renewal Date, Employment Verification, Registration Date, Last Renewal Date, and the option to view the Officers ($3 charge).


Reserve a Corporate Name
Use the forms below to register a business/corporate name for one hundred and twenty (120) days.

Step 1 – Download and complete one of the applications below;
Used by entities formed outside the State of Utah.
Registration of a Corporate Name – This is not a business. It prevents the name from being used in Utah and is active from the date of filing till the end of the calendar year.
Application of a Business Name – This reserves the name for 120 days, it does not register the name.
Registration of a Business Name/DBA – This does register the name for 3 years as a General Partnership, Sole Proprietorship or a “Doing Business As” name for another entity.

Step 2 – Attach the $22 filing fee and send to the Secretary of State located at:
Utah Division of Corporations & Commercial Code
PO Box 146705
Salt Lake City Utah 84114-6705

Utah Secretary of State LLC Search & Lookup

Step 1 – Go to the Utah Secretary of State.

Utah Start Page

Step 2 – You may search the Secretary of State database by either the LLC’s Name or by the Registered Agent on file. If preforming a look-up by name, be sure to be as descriptive or unique as possible in order to narrow down the results.

Utah Results Page

Step 3 – When reviewing the listings you will be able to see a preview of the entity’s Name, Status, Type, and City. When you find your company, click on the light blue text link on the right hand side titled ‘Details’ and this will bring you to it’s data page.

Utah Entity Information Page

Step 4 – You have reached the information page that has all the information about the limited liability company on file with the Secretary of State. Here, you are able to view it’s: Business ID Number, Principal Office Address, Registered Agent Name, Registered Agent Address, Status Description, History of Last Report Filed, NAICS Code, and the option to view Members.

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