Apr 11

April 11, 2017

Arizona – House Bill Clarifies Changes in Corporate Status

Arizona – House Bill Clarifies Changes in Corporate Status

House Bill 2438 signed by the governor March 31 and effective 91 days after adjournment (projected to be June 7) clarifies that a change in corporate status change is not a taxable event if there is no change among the owners, their ownership interests or the assets of the organization.
Apr 10

April 10, 2017

Kentucky – Legislation Authorizes Public Benefit Corporations

Kentucky – Legislation Authorizes Public Benefit Corporations

House Bill 345 (Act No. 28) signed by the governor March 20 and effective 90 days after adjournment (projected to be June 19) authorizes formation of public benefit corporations.  
Apr 7

April 7, 2017

CSC® Publishing expands its jurisdiction library with new  annotated business statutes collection for Connecticut and Rhode Island

CSC® Publishing expands its jurisdiction library with new annotated business statutes collection for Connecticut and Rhode Island

CSC® Publishing is pleased to introduce the inaugural 2017 edition of Connecticut & Rhode Island Laws Governing Business Entities. With up-to-date annotated business entity legislation for Connecticut and Rhode Island, as well as other valuable features that make your legal research faster and more efficient, this all-new publication is a valuable resource for the legal and business communities in the New England area. Our legal editors are careful to include a comprehensive scope of annotated business laws, selected Uniform Commercial Code…
Apr 6

April 6, 2017

Arkansas – Legislation Allows for Electronic Delivery of Financial Statements

Arkansas – Legislation Allows for Electronic Delivery of Financial Statements

Senate Bill 421 (Act 553) signed by the governor March 21 and effective on the 91st day after adjournment (projected to be May 19) amends the Business Corporation Act to permit corporations to send financial statements to shareholders by electronic communication.
Apr 5

April 5, 2017

Utah – Bill Amends Business Corporation Act

Utah – Bill Amends Business Corporation Act

House Bill 41 signed by the governor March 28 and effective May 9 amends the business corporation act regarding general standards of conduct for directors and officers and enacts provisions related to business combinations.
Apr 4

April 4, 2017

Florida – Business Entity Annual Reports Due By May 1

Florida – Business Entity Annual Reports Due By May 1

Business entity annual reports must be filed online between January 1 and May 1.    
Apr 3

April 3, 2017

Georgia – Secretary of State Extends Business Entity Annual Registration Deadline to April 4

Georgia – Secretary of State Extends Business Entity Annual Registration Deadline to April 4

The secretary of State extended the deadline for business entity annual registration filings until Tuesday April 4.  All annual registrations must be paid or postmarked by Tuesday, April 4, at midnight.
Apr 3

April 3, 2017

Mississippi – Corporation and LLC Annual Reports Due By April 15

Mississippi – Corporation and LLC Annual Reports Due By April 15

The Secretary of State posted a reminder to corporations and LLCs to file annual reports online by April 15.  
Mar 30

March 30, 2017

Colorado – Foreign Entity Withdrawal Fees Reduced Effective April 1

Colorado – Foreign Entity Withdrawal Fees Reduced Effective April 1

The Secretary of State posted a news release that effective April 1 the filing fee for foreign entities to withdraw from Colorado is reduced from $125.00 to $10.00.  
Mar 29

March 29, 2017

Utah – Bill Modifies Provisions Related to Reinstatement of a Dissolved Corporation

Utah – Bill Modifies Provisions Related to Reinstatement of a Dissolved Corporation

Senate Bill 231 signed by the governor March 17 and effective May 9 provides for reinstatement of a dissolved corporation that owes taxes, fees or penalties to the State Tax Commission if the corporation is current on a payment plan.