Form MBCA-6 "Domestic Business Corporation Articles of Incorporation" - Maine

What Is Form MBCA-6?

This is a legal form that was released by the Maine Department of the Secretary of State - a government authority operating within Maine. As of today, no separate filing guidelines for the form are provided by the issuing department.

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  • Released on September 19, 2019;
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Download Form MBCA-6 "Domestic Business Corporation Articles of Incorporation" - Maine

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DOMESTIC
BUSINESS CORPORATION
STATE OF MAINE
ARTICLES OF INCORPORATION
_____________________
Deputy Secretary of State
A True Copy When Attested By Signature
_____________________
Deputy Secretary of State
Pursuant to
13-C MRSA §202
and/or §1803, the undersigned executes and delivers the following Articles of Incorporation:
FIRST:
The name of the corporation is _____________________________________________________________________.
SECOND:
("X" only if applicable)
This is a professional corporation**formed pursuant to
13 MRSA Chapter 22-A
to provide the following
professional services:
____________________________________________________________________________________
(type of professional services)
THIRD:
("X" only if applicable)
This is a benefit corporation formed pursuant to
13-C MRSA §1803.
This election has been adopted by
at least the minimum status vote as defined in
13-C MRSA§1802.7.
FOURTH:
The Clerk is a: (select either a Commercial or Noncommercial Clerk – Person must be a Maine resident)
Commercial Clerk
CRA Public Number: __________________
__________________________________________________________________________________
(name of commercial clerk)
Noncommercial Clerk
__________________________________________________________________________________
(name of noncommercial clerk)
__________________________________________________________________________________
(physical location, not P.O. Box – street, city, state and zip code)
__________________________________________________________________________________
(mailing address if different from above)
FIFTH:
Pursuant to
5 MRSA
§108.3, the clerk as listed above has consented to serve as the clerk for this corporation.
Form No. MBCA-6 (1 of 2)
Filing Fee $145.00
DOMESTIC
BUSINESS CORPORATION
STATE OF MAINE
ARTICLES OF INCORPORATION
_____________________
Deputy Secretary of State
A True Copy When Attested By Signature
_____________________
Deputy Secretary of State
Pursuant to
13-C MRSA §202
and/or §1803, the undersigned executes and delivers the following Articles of Incorporation:
FIRST:
The name of the corporation is _____________________________________________________________________.
SECOND:
("X" only if applicable)
This is a professional corporation**formed pursuant to
13 MRSA Chapter 22-A
to provide the following
professional services:
____________________________________________________________________________________
(type of professional services)
THIRD:
("X" only if applicable)
This is a benefit corporation formed pursuant to
13-C MRSA §1803.
This election has been adopted by
at least the minimum status vote as defined in
13-C MRSA§1802.7.
FOURTH:
The Clerk is a: (select either a Commercial or Noncommercial Clerk – Person must be a Maine resident)
Commercial Clerk
CRA Public Number: __________________
__________________________________________________________________________________
(name of commercial clerk)
Noncommercial Clerk
__________________________________________________________________________________
(name of noncommercial clerk)
__________________________________________________________________________________
(physical location, not P.O. Box – street, city, state and zip code)
__________________________________________________________________________________
(mailing address if different from above)
FIFTH:
Pursuant to
5 MRSA
§108.3, the clerk as listed above has consented to serve as the clerk for this corporation.
Form No. MBCA-6 (1 of 2)
SIXTH:
("X" one box only)
There shall be only one class of shares. The number of authorized shares is ___________________________.
(Optional) Name of class: _______________________________________________________________________
There shall be two or more classes or series of shares. The information required by
13-C MRSA §601
concerning
each such class and series is set forth in Exhibit ____ attached hereto and made a part hereof.
SEVENTH:
("X" one box only)
The corporation will have a board of directors.
There will be no directors; the business of the Corporation will be managed by shareholders.
(13-C MRSA
§743)
EIGHTH:
(For corporations with directors, each of the following provisions is optional – "X" only if applicable)
The number of directors is limited as follows: not fewer than _____ nor more than _____ directors.
(13-C MRSA
§803)
To the fullest extent permitted by
13-C MRSA
§202.2.D, a director shall have no liability to the Corporation or its
shareholders for money damages for an action taken or a failure to take an action as a director.
Except as otherwise specified by contract or in its bylaws, the Corporation shall in all cases provide
indemnification (including advances of expenses) to its directors and officers to the fullest extent permitted by law.
(13-C MRSA §§202, 857
and 859)
NINTH:
("X" only if applicable)
The Corporation elects to have preemptive rights as defined in
13-C MRSA
§641.
TENTH:
("X" only if applicable)
Additional provisions of these Articles of Incorporation are set forth in Exhibit ____ attached hereto and made a part
hereof.
(13-C MRSA §202
and
13-C MRSA §1811)
ELEVENTH:
Name and address of additional Incorporators is set forth on Exhibit ___ attached hereto.
Dated ___________________________________________
*By _________________________________________________
(original written signature)
________________________________________________
(type or print name of incorporator)
_____
**The professional corporation name must contain one of the following: “chartered,” “professional corporation,” “professional association” or “service
corporation” or the abbreviation “P.C.,” “P.A.” or “S.C.”. Examples of professional service corporations are accountants, attorneys, chiropractors, dentists,
registered nurses and veterinarians. (This is not an inclusive list – see
13 MRSA
§723.7.)
*These articles must be dated and executed pursuant to
13-C MRSA
§121.5. by an incorporator.
Please remit your payment made payable to the Maine Secretary of State.
Submit completed form to:
Secretary of State
Division of Corporations, UCC and Commissions
101 State House Station, Augusta, ME 04333-0101
Telephone Inquiries: (207) 624-7752
Email Inquiries:
CEC.Corporations@Maine.gov
Form No. MBCA-6 (2 of 2) Rev. 9/19/2019
Filer Contact Cover Letter
To:
Department of the Secretary of State
Tel. (207) 624-7752
Division of Corporations, UCC and Commissions
101 State House Station
Augusta, ME 04333-0101
Name of Entity (s):
_______________________________________________________________________
_______________________________________________________________________
List type of filing(s) enclosed
(i.e. Articles of Incorporation, Articles of Merger, Articles of Amendment, Certificate
of Correction, etc.) Attach additional pages as needed.
________________________________________________________________________
________________________________________________________________________
Special handling request(s):
(check all that apply)
Hold for pick up
Expedited filing - 24 hour service ($50 additional filing fee per entity, per service)
Expedited filing - Immediate service ($100 additional filing fee per entity, per service)
Total filing fee(s) enclosed: $ ________________
Contact Information – questions regarding the above filing(s), please call or email:
(failure to provide a
contact name and telephone number or email address will result in the return of the erroneous filing (s) by the Secretary of State’s office)
___________________________________
___________________________________
(Name of contact person)
(Daytime telephone number)
____________________________________________________
(Email address)
The enclosed filing(s) and fee(s) are submitted for filing. Please return the attested copy to the following
address:
______________________________________________________________________________
(Name of attested recipient)
_____________________________________________________________________________________________
(Firm or Company)
_____________________________________________________________________________________________
(Mailing Address)
_____________________________________________________________________________________________
(City, State & Zip)
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