REGISTERED AGENT IN CONNECTICUT INFO
Let’s talk a little bit about getting a registered agent in Connecticut.
Define a registered agent?
A registered agent, otherwise called a statutory agent, is an individual with a physical presence in the state of Connecticut who is responsible for accepting legal documents for you. Your registered agent is required to be available and present during standard business hours.
What are the requirements or restrictions I should know about my registered agent?
There are not many restrictions concerning who can act as a registered agent in Connecticut. Specifically, the person or entity acting as your registered agent must be available and located at a physical street address within the state of Connecticut during normal business hours. Your Registered Agent will be responsible to accept all legal and tax-related documents, annual report forms, litigation (service of process) documents, etc., for you. It is important that you choose a reliable company, such as [site name] when choosing your Connecticut registered agent.
What kind of benefits come from having a registered agent in Connecticut?
Connecticut businesses benefit in several ways by selecting a registered agent. Obviously, designating a resident agent keeps your business in compliance with Connecticut state code. Having registered-agent.net as your registered agent, as soon as you get any legal notification, service of process, annual report notification or letter – we accept those on your behalf. Momentarily, we’re scanning your files into your online account. You’ll get an instant notice of any paperwork we scan into your registered agent account. In addition, we also monitor your Connecticut annual report deadlines and send you reminders with how-to links so you can complete your paperwork ahead of schedule with the State of Connecticut.
Can I get in trouble if I fail to maintain or don’t have a registered agent in Connecticut for my business?
There can be ramifications for not maintaining your registered agent in Connecticut. Penalties may or may not be assessed. Connecticut may revoke your corporate or LLC legal status if you fail to maintain your registered agent.