CT is here to help you start, expand, or wind down your business.

Services for Small & Mid-Size Businesses

Most Common Needs for Small Businesses

Appoint your Registered Agent

Prompt & discreet handling of important legal and tax documents.

LLC - Limited Liability Company

Easy to form, simple to maintain, and flexible as your business grows.

Name Availability Check

Check if your desired name is available for use.

Which Business Type is Right for Me?

Before you form, find out about the various options for business structure types and see which might be best for you.

Traditional, For-Profit Businesses

LLC - Limited Liability Company

Easy to form, simple to maintain, and flexible as your business grows.

S Corporation

S Corporations protect the owners and offer tax benefits.

C Corporation

C Corporation is a well established structure with clear governance requirements.

Businesses with a Social Conscience

Nonprofit Corporations

Promote charitable, educational or other public causes.

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Benefit Corporation Services

Learn how to do good while making a profit.

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From Selecting A Name to Documenting Ownership, CT Has You Covered

Name Availability Check

Check if your desired name is available for use.

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Register Your Business Name

Reserve your business name so it'll be available when needed.

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Employer ID Number (EIN)

LLCs and corporations are required to have a federal tax identification number, or EIN, even if they do not have employees. Many banks and vendors also require an EIN to do business with a company.

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Corporate Seal and Compliance Kit

Customized record book, ownership certificates, sample documents, plus a metal seal.

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How to choose a Registered Agent

A step-by-step guide to help you make the final call.

Registered Agent Services

CT’s experts aren’t your typical Registered Agents. Find out why.

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CT Simplifies Annual Report Filing

Nearly every state insists corporations and LLC file an annual report to remain in good standing. CT can make sure your reports are done right and on-time.

Five Crucial Points on the Business Roadmap

Let us help you chart success before and after filing.

Expanding into Another State? We Know the Ins and Outs of Every State Filing

Expanding into a new state? Our professionals will meticulously prepare and file the necessary paperwork.

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Apostille and Gold Seal Authentication

Conveniently get your business documents certified for use abroad.

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Compliance Visualized on the Business Lifecycle

See the most common activities plotted across a typical trajectory.

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Verify Your Company's Good Standing...Or Repair It

Certificate of Good Standing

Lender and investors often demand proof your business is in good standing. And, you'll need a Certificate of Good Standing to register in a new state. CT can get you the proof you need and do so quickly.

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Reinstatement

Restore your good standing and reinstate your company.

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We'll here to help you secure the licenses and permits your business needs

Determining what licenses and permits your business needs is time-consuming. We will do the legwork and assemble all the forms and permits your business needs.

Download a Sample Business License Package

Virtually every business must obtain a variety of business licenses, permits and registrations before opening its doors to the public. See how federal, state and local requirements translate into the license requirements for a particular business.

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Need to Change Your Business Form? No Problem.

Name Amendment

As your business grows and changes, you may find it necessary to update your business name by filing Articles of Amendment.

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Amendments

Notify the state of changes to your business ownership or management structure.

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Business Form Conversion

Convert to another business structure to reflect your changing needs.

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Dissolution or Withdrawal

Officially dissolve your company or withdraw from a state where you had foreign qualified.

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