Form CR2E007 "Application by Foreign Corporation for Authorization to Transact Business in Florida" - Florida

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Download Form CR2E007 "Application by Foreign Corporation for Authorization to Transact Business in Florida" - Florida

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FLORIDA DEPARTMENT OF STATE
DIVISION OF CORPORATIONS
Attached are the forms and instructions to register a foreign profit corporation to transact business in
Florida. The requirements are as follows:
 Pursuant to section 607.1503(1), Florida Statutes, the attached application must be
completed in its entirety.
 The corporation must submit an original certificate of existence, no more than 90
days old, duly authenticated by the Secretary of State or the proper official having
custody of corporate records in the state or country under the law of which it is
incorporated. A photocopy is not acceptable. If the certificate is in a foreign language, a
translation of the certificate under oath of the translator must be submitted.
 There is a $70.00 registration fee and a letter of acknowledgment will be issued free of
charge upon registration.
 Certification fees are optional. Please submit an additional $8.75 if a certificate of status
is needed. The fee for a certified copy of the application is $8.75 (plus $1 per page for
each page over 8, not to exceed a maximum of $52.50). Please check the appropriate
box on the COVER letter and send one check for the total amount made payable to the
Florida Department of State.
 The COVER letter included in this packet should be completed and submitted
along with the certificate, application and check. Both the mailing address and courier
address are noted in the COVER letter.
 Important Information About the Requirement to File an Annual Report
All Profit Corporations must file an Annual Report yearly to maintain “active”
status. The first report is due in the year following formation. The report must be filed
st
st
electronically online between January 1
and May 1
. The fee for the annual report is
a $400 late fee is added to the annual report filing fee. “Annual
st
$150. After May 1
Report Reminder Notices” are sent to the e-mail address you provide us when you submit
st
this document for filing. To file any time after January 1
, go to our website at
st
www.sunbiz.org. There is no provision to waive the late fee. Be sure to file before May 1
.
Any further inquiries concerning this matter should be directed to the Registration Section by calling
(850) 245-6051 or writing the Registration Section, Division of Corporations,
P.O. Box 6327, Tallahassee, FL 32314.
CR2E007 (6/15)
FLORIDA DEPARTMENT OF STATE
DIVISION OF CORPORATIONS
Attached are the forms and instructions to register a foreign profit corporation to transact business in
Florida. The requirements are as follows:
 Pursuant to section 607.1503(1), Florida Statutes, the attached application must be
completed in its entirety.
 The corporation must submit an original certificate of existence, no more than 90
days old, duly authenticated by the Secretary of State or the proper official having
custody of corporate records in the state or country under the law of which it is
incorporated. A photocopy is not acceptable. If the certificate is in a foreign language, a
translation of the certificate under oath of the translator must be submitted.
 There is a $70.00 registration fee and a letter of acknowledgment will be issued free of
charge upon registration.
 Certification fees are optional. Please submit an additional $8.75 if a certificate of status
is needed. The fee for a certified copy of the application is $8.75 (plus $1 per page for
each page over 8, not to exceed a maximum of $52.50). Please check the appropriate
box on the COVER letter and send one check for the total amount made payable to the
Florida Department of State.
 The COVER letter included in this packet should be completed and submitted
along with the certificate, application and check. Both the mailing address and courier
address are noted in the COVER letter.
 Important Information About the Requirement to File an Annual Report
All Profit Corporations must file an Annual Report yearly to maintain “active”
status. The first report is due in the year following formation. The report must be filed
st
st
electronically online between January 1
and May 1
. The fee for the annual report is
a $400 late fee is added to the annual report filing fee. “Annual
st
$150. After May 1
Report Reminder Notices” are sent to the e-mail address you provide us when you submit
st
this document for filing. To file any time after January 1
, go to our website at
st
www.sunbiz.org. There is no provision to waive the late fee. Be sure to file before May 1
.
Any further inquiries concerning this matter should be directed to the Registration Section by calling
(850) 245-6051 or writing the Registration Section, Division of Corporations,
P.O. Box 6327, Tallahassee, FL 32314.
CR2E007 (6/15)
COVER LETTER
TO:
Registration Section
Division of Corporations
SUBJECT:
Name of corporation - must include suffix
Dear Sir or Madam:
The enclosed “Application by Foreign Corporation for Authorization to Transact Business in Florida,”
“Certificate of Existence,” or “Certificate of Good Standing” and check are submitted to register the
above referenced foreign corporation to transact business in Florida.
Please return all correspondence concerning this matter to the following:
Name of Person
Firm/Company
Address
City/State and Zip code
E-mail address: (to be used for future annual report notification)
For further information concerning this matter, please call:
at (
)
Name of Person
Area Code
Daytime Telephone Number
STREET/COURIER ADDRESS:
MAILING ADDRESS:
Registration Section
Registration Section
Division of Corporations
Division of Corporations
Clifton Building
P.O. Box 6327
2661 Executive Center Circle
Tallahassee, FL 32314
Tallahassee, FL 32301
Enclosed is a check for the following amount:
 $70.00 Filing Fee
 $78.75 Filing Fee &
 $78.75 Filing Fee &
 $87.50 Filing Fee,
Certificate of Status
Certified Copy
Certificate of Status &
Certified Copy
APPLICATION BY FOREIGN CORPORATION FOR AUTHORIZATION TO TRANSACT
BUSINESS IN FLORIDA
IN COMPLIANCE WITH SECTION 607.1503, FLORIDA STATUTES, THE FOLLOWING IS SUBMITTED TO
REGISTER A FOREIGN CORPORATION TO TRANSACT BUSINESS IN THE STATE OF FLORIDA.
1.
(Enter name of corporation; must include “INCORPORATED,” “COMPANY,” “CORPORATION,”
"Inc.," "Co.," "Corp," "Inc," "Co," or "Corp.")
(If name unavailable in Florida, enter alternate corporate name adopted for the purpose of transacting business in Florida)
2.
3.
(State or country under the law of which it is incorporated)
(FEI number, if applicable)
4.
5.
(Date of incorporation)
(Date of duration, if other than perpetual)
6.
(Date first transacted business in Florida, if prior to registration)
(SEE SECTIONS 607.1501 & 607.1502, F.S., to determine penalty liability)
7.
(Principal office address)
__________________________________________________________________________________________________
(Current mailing address, if different)
8. Name and street address of Florida registered agent: (P.O. Box NOT acceptable)
Name:
Office Address:
, Florida
(City)
(Zip code)
9. Registered agent’s acceptance:
Having been named as registered agent and to accept service of process for the above stated corporation at the place
designated in this application, I hereby accept the appointment as registered agent and agree to act in this capacity. I
further agree to comply with the provisions of all statutes relative to the proper and complete performance of my
duties, and I am familiar with and accept the obligations of my position as registered agent.
Registered agent’s signature)
(
10. Attached is a certificate of existence duly authenticated, not more than 90 days prior to delivery of this application to
the Department of State, by the Secretary of State or other official having custody of corporate records in the jurisdiction
under the law of which it is incorporated.
11. Names and business addresses of officers and/or directors:
A. DIRECTORS
Chairman:
Address:
Vice Chairman:
Address:
Director:
Address:
Director:
Address:
B. OFFICERS
President:
Address:
Vice President:
Address:
Secretary:
Address:
Treasurer:
Address:
NOTE: If necessary, you may attach an addendum to the application listing additional officers and/or directors.
12.
Signature of Director or Officer
The officer or director signing this document (and who is listed in number 11 above) affirms that the facts stated herein
are true and that he or she is aware that false information submitted in a document to the Department of State constitutes
a third degree felony as provided for in s.817.155, F.S.
13.
(Typed or printed name and capacity of person signing application)
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