Phone: (916) 441-6565

Now Serving the Entire State of California

Frequently Asked Questions

How does the process work?

Service requests can be made by Mail, or E-Mail. Upon receipt of your request, if payment is not provided, we will contact you for payment information. Payment must be provided prior to submission for filing. Once your document returns, we will e-mail you a copy and mail you the originals, if needed.

Where can I find forms for filing?

Forms for filing at the Secretary of State can be found on their website. We have also provided links below for your convenience:

What are the turn around times?

What are the turn around times? The average turn around time for REGULAR counter filing takes approx. 7-10 business days, For SOS updated processing times, please click here.

** If your document was submitted via 24 Hour expedited service, you will receive your document 24 Hours from the time of submission

Sacramento Superior Court Civil Document Filings Processing Dates

What are Secretary of State fees?

Fees for the Secretary of State vary depending on the service you wish to utilize.

Counter Fee:

  • $15 - Standard Service
  • $350 - 24 Hour expedited/Next-Day Service
  • $750 - Same Day Service ( Document must be received by 9 AM)
  • $10 - LLC Name Reservation
  • $10 - Document Retrieval/Good Standing

Filing Fee:

  • $70 - LLC-1 (Articles of Organization)
  • $100 - GENERAL STOCK Articles of Incorporation
  • $30 - NON-PROFIT Articles of Incorporation
  • $30 - Amendments (Both LLC and Corporation)
  • $20 - LLC Statement of Info.
  • $25 - Corporation Statement of Info.
  • *** COPY CHARGES: Documents with a filing fee of $30 or more will receive ONE free ENDORSED copy. Certified copies are an additional $5 for the first one and $6 for any additional copies ***

    We understand that the Secretary of State copy charges and service listings maybe a bit confusing, so please do not hesitate to contact us to clarify any misunderstandings or questions you may have.