Indiana Registered Agents
Define a registered agent?
A registered agent, otherwise known as a statutory agent, is a company with a physical presence in Indiana who is responsible for accepting legal notices on behalf of your business. Your registered agent must be available and present during typical business hours.
Do I need a registered agent?
In Indiana, every business is supposed to appoint a registered agent. In addition, Indiana calls for an official registered office on record where your agent can be reached during standard business hours. Starting a new enterprise in the state of Indiana can be a complex process. It’s essential that you fill in a hodgepodge of legal forms and documents. At Registered Agent Services, Inc., we can help your company by managing your resident agent services.
What types of business entities need to have a Registered Agent in Indiana?
An Indiana LLC, out of State LLC, a corporation in Indiana, a foreign corporation, a non-profit corporation or organization, a limited partnership, a limited liability partnership, or any other Indiana business entity is required to have a registered agent in Indiana and an Indiana registered office listed.
How will having a registered agent benefit my company?
Most importantly, appointing our registered agent service keeps your business in compliance with state law. Moreover, we accept and scan any service of process, legal notice, annual report, or letter received into your customer account locally in Indiana. You receive immediate notification of any paperwork scanned into your Indiana resident agent customer account.
As an added service, we also track your State annual report due date and email you prompts with how-to links to submit your report on time with the Secretary of State.
Are there any requirements or restrictions I should know about my resident agent?
There are few restrictions regarding who can act as your registered agent in Indiana. Specifically, the person or entity acting as your registered agent needs to be located and available at a physical street address within the state of Indiana during typical business hours. Your Registered Agent will be responsible to receive all tax-related and legal documents, annual report forms, litigation (service of process) documents, etc., for you. It is important that you choose a reputable company, like Registered Agent Services, Inc., when choosing your registered agent.