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  • Official State Certificate of Good Standing
  • Available for all 50 States
  • Fast service and delivery.
  • Expedite/Rush option available in many states

Certificate of Good Standing $82 + State Fees

  • Certificate of Good Standing
  • We immediately verify your standing status with the state, carefully complete all the paperwork on your behalf and promptly deliver your Certificate of Good Standing as soon as it’s ready.

Common Needs for Growing Businesses

Foreign Qualification
Registered Agent Services
Business License Research Package

Why Choose CT?

  • Designated experts to answer your questions
  • No hidden fees
  • Online compliance portal to easily file your legal documents
  • Compliance alerts to help you track your Franchise Tax due dates
  • Resources to keep you up-to-date on the latest compliance news
  • Nationwide presence – in all 50 states 
  • 120 years of experience, and the expertise to help at every stage of your business

What They Say About CT


"I strongly recommend CT as a professional, cooperative and reliable corporate compliance partner."

Walters-Morgan Construction, Inc., Kansas

"Responsive, knowledgeable, and great customer service. I like to work directly via email vs. phone and the response time was outstanding and the paperwork was seamless."

Children International, Missouri

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Certificate of Good Standing FAQs

When do you need a certificate of good standing?

You'll need a certificate of good standing when your business expands to another state (otherwise known as foreign qualification) or when you wish to obtain or renew certain types of financing, loans, or licenses, as in the case of a merger acquisition.

What is a certificate of good standing?

A certificate of good standing is a state-issued document that proves your business exists and has maintained compliance with all state requirements, such as filing annual reports and paying franchise taxes. Some states refer to this document as a “certificate of existence” or a “certificate of authorization”.

A Certificate of Good Standing is crucial to prove your business has met its state obligations

By proving your business has met its state obligations, a certificate of good standing opens doors for growth. You may need one to satisfy a lender request or to obtain certain licenses. Our experience tells us that once you need a certificate of good standing, you need it yesterday—so we waste no time getting it out the door for you.

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