Registration of foreign LLC in Pennsylvania

Are you a business owner looking for Pennsylvania LLC Foreign Registration Statement? With the ever-changing nature of business, sometimes it’s important to Registration of foreign LLC your LLC to ensure the most accurate records are kept.

There are various ways to do this based on your state. This guide will walk you through the steps to correctly do this for yourself in Pennsylvania:

Fill out DSCB:15- 412

This form is available here for download. Once downloaded, fill it out like so: To register a foreign LLC, follow the instructions below:

  1. Indicate the return mailing address or return email address. The documents will be sent via email for the second option.
  2. Veteran Exemption - Check box if a Veteran
  3. Name of entity in its jurisdiction of formation
  4. Jurisdiction of Formation - country and state
  5. The principal office address (Street and mailing address)
  6. Registered Agent Information
  7. Select if the entity is to have series or not
  8. Effectiveness of Filing: Filing date/future date (back-dating is not allowed)
  9. Select if entity is authorised professional services. If yes, select the field of profession
  10. Date of filing
  11. Digital/Wet signature of an authorized person
  12. Printed or typed name of the authorized person
  13. Title of the authorized person

There's multiple ways to submit this form - online, by mail, via fax, in-person.

Submit it online

To register a foreign LLC online, follow the instructions below:

  1. Login at https://hub.business.pa.gov/
  2. Click on "FORMS"
  3. Select "Foreign Registration Statement"
  4. Select the business structure of the entity
  5. Name of entity in its jurisdiction of formation
  6. Name to be used in PA
  7. Effectiveness of Filing: Filing date/future date (back-dating is not allowed)
  8. Jurisdiction of Formation - Select country and state
  9. Select if to get state notifications via email or mail
  10. The principal office address (Street and mailing address)
  11. Home Jurisdiction Addresses - Select the second box
  12. Registered agent address
  13. Tax Year or Fiscal Year End - Leave blank
  14. Attach any additional information (Optional)
  15. Veteran Exemption - Check box if a Veteran
  16. Select service option
  17. Review filing
  18. Signature page - Check the boxes. Add your full name and click "Today" as your signature.
  19. File online and pay.

Submit it by mail

To register a foreign LLC by mail, follow the instructions below:

  1. Print and complete the form
  2. Include a $250 check payable to "Department of State"
  3. Mail document and check to 206 North Office Building, 401 North Street Harrisburg, PA 17120

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