Form MNPCA-6 "Articles of Incorporation" - Maine

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DOMESTIC
NONPROFIT 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-B MRSA
§403, the undersigned incorporator(s) execute(s) and deliver(s) the following Articles of Incorporation:
FIRST:
The name of the corporation is _____________________________________________________________________.
SECOND:
("X" one box only. Attach additional page(s) if necessary.)
The corporation is organized as a public benefit corporation for the following purpose or purposes:
The corporation is organized as a mutual benefit corporation for all purposes permitted under
Title 13-B
or, if
not for all such purposes, then for the following purpose or purposes:
THIRD:
The Registered Agent is a: (select either a Commercial or Noncommercial Registered Agent)
Commercial Registered Agent
CRA Public Number: ____________________
__________________________________________________________________________________
(name of commercial registered agent)
Noncommercial Registered Agent
__________________________________________________________________________________
(name of noncommercial registered agent)
__________________________________________________________________________________
(physical location, not P.O. Box – street, city, state and zip code)
__________________________________________________________________________________
(mailing address if different from above)
FOURTH:
Pursuant to
5 MRSA
§108.3, the new commercial registered agent as listed above has consented to serve as the
registered agent for this nonprofit corporation.
Form No. MNPCA-6 (1 of 3)
Filing Fee $40.00
DOMESTIC
NONPROFIT 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-B MRSA
§403, the undersigned incorporator(s) execute(s) and deliver(s) the following Articles of Incorporation:
FIRST:
The name of the corporation is _____________________________________________________________________.
SECOND:
("X" one box only. Attach additional page(s) if necessary.)
The corporation is organized as a public benefit corporation for the following purpose or purposes:
The corporation is organized as a mutual benefit corporation for all purposes permitted under
Title 13-B
or, if
not for all such purposes, then for the following purpose or purposes:
THIRD:
The Registered Agent is a: (select either a Commercial or Noncommercial Registered Agent)
Commercial Registered Agent
CRA Public Number: ____________________
__________________________________________________________________________________
(name of commercial registered agent)
Noncommercial Registered Agent
__________________________________________________________________________________
(name of noncommercial registered agent)
__________________________________________________________________________________
(physical location, not P.O. Box – street, city, state and zip code)
__________________________________________________________________________________
(mailing address if different from above)
FOURTH:
Pursuant to
5 MRSA
§108.3, the new commercial registered agent as listed above has consented to serve as the
registered agent for this nonprofit corporation.
Form No. MNPCA-6 (1 of 3)
FIFTH:
The number of directors (not less than 3) constituting the initial board of directors of the corporation, if the number has
been designated or if the initial directors have been chosen, is _________________________.
The minimum number of directors (not less than 3) shall be _________________________ and the maximum number
of directors shall be _________________________.
SIXTH:
Members: ("X" one box only.)
There shall be no members.
There shall be one or more classes of members and the information required by
13-B MRSA §402
is attached.
SEVENTH:
(Optional)
(Check if this article is to apply.)
No substantial part of the activities of the Corporation shall be the carrying on of propaganda, or otherwise attempting to
influence legislation, and the Corporation shall not participate in or intervene in (including the publication or distribution
of statements) any political campaign on behalf of any candidate for public office.
EIGHTH:
(Optional)
(Check if this article is to apply.)
Other provisions of these articles including provisions for the regulation of the internal affairs of the corporation,
distribution of assets on dissolution or final liquidation and the requirements of the Internal Revenue Code section
501(c) are set out in Exhibit ______ attached hereto and made a part hereof.
Incorporators
Dated ______________________________
___________________________________________________
Street ______________________________________________
(signature)
(address)
___________________________________________________
___________________________________________________
(type or print name)
(city, state and zip code)
___________________________________________________
Street ______________________________________________
(signature)
(address)
___________________________________________________
___________________________________________________
(type or print name)
(city, state and zip code)
___________________________________________________
Street ______________________________________________
(signature)
(address)
___________________________________________________
___________________________________________________
(type or print name)
(city, state and zip code)
Form No. MNPCA-6 (2 of 3)
For Corporate Incorporators*
Name of Corporate Incorporator ___________________________________________________________________________________
By ________________________________________________
Street ______________________________________________
(signature of officer)
(principal business location)
___________________________________________________
___________________________________________________
(type or print name and capacity)
(city, state and zip code)
Name of Corporate Incorporator ___________________________________________________________________________________
By ________________________________________________
Street ______________________________________________
(signature of officer)
(principal business location)
___________________________________________________
___________________________________________________
(type or print name and capacity)
(city, state and zip code)
*Articles are to be executed as follows:
If a corporation is an incorporator
(13-B MRSA
§401), the name of the corporation should be typed or printed and signed on its behalf by
an officer of the corporation. The articles of incorporation must be accompanied by a certificate of an appropriate officer of the
corporation, not the person signing the articles, certifying that the person executing the articles on behalf of the corporation was duly
authorized to do so.
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. MNPCA-6 (3 of 3) Rev. 9/6/2018
Customer Contact Cover Letter
Name of entity(s) on the submitted filings:
______________________________________________________________________________
_______________________________________________________________________________
Optional special handling request(s): (check only if applicable)
Hold attested copy for pick up (will be required to pick up at our office in Augusta, Maine)
24-hour expedited filing (next business day) service: $50 additional filing fee per entity
Immediate expedited filing (same business day): $100 additional filing fee per entity
NOTE: Only one expedite fee is required if filing multiple documents for the same entity/charter number at the same time.
Payment can be made by check or money order (payable to Maine Secretary of State) or by credit card. You may
obtain a credit card voucher at https://www.maine.gov/sos/cec/forms/credit.pdf.
Total fee(s) enclosed: $ ________________
_______________________________________
__________________________________________
(Name of contact person)
(Daytime telephone number)
_______________________________________
___________________________________________
(Contact email address for this filing)
(Email address to use for annual report reminders)
Name and address of person to return the attested copy of the completed filing:
_____________________________________________________________________________________
(Name of attested copy recipient)
____________________________________________________________________________________
(Firm or Company)
_____________________________________________________________________________________
(Mailing Address)
_____________________________________________________________________________________
(City, State & Zip)
NOTE: Failure to provide a contact name and telephone number or email address will result in any erroneous
filing(s) being returned to the filer by the Secretary of State’s office.
For questions regarding the above filing(s), please call or email our office at (207) 624-7752 or
cec.corporations@maine.gov
Submit filings to:
Mailing Address if using US Postal Service
Mailing Address if using FedEx/UPS
Department of the Secretary of State
Department of the Secretary of State
Corporations, UCC and Commissions
Corporations, UCC and Commissions
th
101 State House Station
111 Sewall Street, 4
Floor
Augusta, ME 04333-0101
Augusta, ME 04330
Rev. 8/2021
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