Corporations Division Filing Fees

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Fee Schedule (PDF)

Domestic Profit and Professional Corporations

Foreign and Foreign Professional Corporations

Limited Partnerships

Voluntary Associations

Non-Profit Corporations

Trademarks and Service Marks

Uniform Commercial Code (UCC)

Service of Process

Limited Liability Partnerships

Limited Liability Companies

Expedited Cost Associated with Fax and Electronic Filings online

Domestic Profit and Professional Corporations

Articles of Organization $275.00 min. for up to 275,000 shares; ($100 for each additional 100,000 shares)
Statement of Supplemental Change $25.00 for paper or fax (no fee if filed electronically)
Appointment of Registered Agent $25.00 for paper or fax filings (no fee if filed electronically)
Change of Registered Agent/Registered Office $25.00 for paper or fax filings (no fee if filed electronically)
Change of Registered Office by Registered Agent $25.00 for paper or fax filings (no fee if filed electronically)
Resignation of Registered Agent $25.00 for paper or fax filings (no fee if filed electronically)
Resignation of Director or Officer $25.00 for paper or fax filings
Articles of Amendment $100.00 min. per amendment; Share increases $100 for 100,000 shares.
Articles of Correction No Fee
Articles of Dissolution $100.00
Annual Report $125.00; $150 if not filed timely ($100 if filed electronically)
Articles of Consolidation/Merger/Conversion/Share Exchange $250.00 min.
Articles of Charter Surrender $250.00
Restated Articles of Organization $200.00 min.
Application for Revival $100.00
Application for Reinstatement following Administrative Dissolution $100.00
Articles of Revocation of Dissolution $100.00
Name Reservation (60 days) $30.00 (All corporation types)

Certificates

Legal Existence with up to 1 name change $7.00
Legal Existence with 2 or more name changes $12.00
Legal Existence with Officers $12.00
Legal Existence with Amendments $20.00
Legal Existence with Amendments and Officers $25.00
Certificate of Merger $20.00
Certificate of Dissolution $7.00
Certificate of Good Standing $12.00 (This is not a Tax Good Standing)

Foreign and Foreign Professional Corporations

Registration in Massachusetts $400.00 ($375 if filed by fax)
Certificate of Amendment $100.00
Certificate of Withdrawal $100.00
Annual Report $125.00; $150.00 if not filed timely ($100 if filed electronically)
Application for Transfer of Authority $100 min.
Application for Reinstatement of Authority to Transact Business $100.00

Certificates

Certificate of Registration $7.00
Good Standing $12.00
Certificate of Registration with one name change $12.00
Certificate of Withdrawal $12.00
Special Good Standing (shows withdrawal/revocation & re-registration) $20.00
Special Registration (same) $12.00

Service of Process

Foreign Corporations $10.00
Foreign Limited Liability Companies $10.00
Foreign Individuals, Foreign Members of
Partnerships and Foreign Limited Partnerships
$10.00
Compliance Letter $10.00

Limited Partnerships

Registration $200.00
Amendment $100.00
Annual Report $500.00; ($450 if filed electronically)
Foreign/Domestic Change of Resident Agent/Office Paper or Fax: $25.00 (no fee if filed electronically)
Foreign/Domestic Change of Resident Agent Office by Resident Agent Paper or Fax: $25.00 (no fee if filed electronically)
Foreign/Domestic Resignation of Resident Agent Paper or Fax: $25.00 (no fee if filed electronically)
Cancellation $100.00
Foreign Registration $200.00
Foreign Amendment $100.00
Foreign Annual Report $500.00; ($450 if filed electronically)
Withdrawal or Cancellation $100.00

Certificates

Certificate of Foreign Registration $12.00
Certificate of Legal Existence $12.00
Good Standing $25.00
Certificate of Legal Existence with Amendments $25.00
Foreign Registration with Amendments $25.00
Special Certificates $25.00

Voluntary Associations

Declaration of Trust (Ch. 182) $200.00
Articles of Amendment $100.00
Annual Report $75.00
Termination No Fee

Certificates

Short Legal $12.00
Certificate of Fees Paid $12.00
Long Legal with up to 7 entries $20.00
Long Legal with over 7 entries $30.00
Certificate of Termination $20.00

Non-Profit Corporations (Organized under MGL Ch. 180)

Articles of Organization $35.00
Restated Articles of Organization $35.00
Articles of Consolidation/Merger $35.00
Articles of Revival $40.00
Articles of Amendment $15.00
Annual Report $15.00
Change of Principal Office $10.00
Change of Resident Agent $10.00

Trademarks and Service Marks

Registration $50.00 per class ($45 per class if filed by fax)
Assignment $50.00 per class ($45 per class if filed by fax)
Renewal $50.00 per class ($45 per class if filed by fax)
Amendment $50.00 per class ($45 per class if filed by fax)
Registrant Name or Address Amendment $50.00 per class ($45 per class if filed by fax)
Cancellation No Fee

Uniform Commercial Code (UCC)

Financing Statement $20.00 (up to two debtors)
Amendment to Statement $20.00
Continuation of Statement $20.00
Partial Release of Collateral $20.00
Termination Statement $20.00

Search Requests

UCC-11 Search Request $10.00 (Includes a computer listing of debtor's UCC filings.)
UCC-11 Search Request with copies $30.00 (Includes copies of the face pages of all UCC filings of a given debtor.)

Certified Copies

Articles of Organization $12.00

Other Documents:

First page $7.00
Each additional page $2.00

Uncertified Copies:

Per page 0.30

Limited Liability Partnerships

Registration $500.00
Annual Report $500.00
Amendments $100.00
Name Reservation $30.00
Withdrawal $100.00
Certificate of Good Standing $25.00
Certificate of Foreign Registration $12.00
Legal Existence $12.00
Legal Existence w/Amendments $25.00
Special Certificates $25.00

Limited Liability Companies

Certificate of Registration $500.00
Annual Report $500.00
Name Reservation $30.00
Foreign/Domestic Change of Resident Agent/Office Paper or Fax: $25.00 (no fee if filed electronically)
Foreign/Domestic Change of Resident Agent Office by Resident Agent Paper or Fax: $25.00 (no fee if filed electronically)
Foreign/Domestic Resignation of Resident Agent Paper or Fax: $25.00 (no fee if filed electronically)
Amendment $100.00
Restated Certificate $100.00
Certificate of Merger/Consolidation $100.00
Certificate of Cancellation $100.00
Reinstatement Following Administrative Dissolution $100.00
Foreign Registration $500.00
Foreign Amendment $100.00
Foreign Annual Report $500.00
Foreign Cancellation $100.00
Foreign Withdrawal $100.00
Reinstatement Following Administrative Revocation $100.00
Certificate of Good Standing $25.00
Certificate of Existence $12.00
Certificate of Registration $12.00
Legal Existence w/Amendments $25.00
Special Certificates $25.00

Expedited Cost Associated
with Fax and Electronic Filings online

Transaction Cost

Transaction Fee

$0.00–$14.99
$3.00
$15.00–$24.99
$3.50
$25.00–$74.99
$5.00
$75.00–$84.99
$6.00
$85.00–$99.99
$8.50
$100.00–$109.99
$9.00
$110.00–$149.99
$10.00
$150.00–$199.00
$12.00
$200.00–$499.00
$15.00
$500.00
$20.00
Over $500
4.5 % of the filing fee