ABOUT YOUR REGISTERED AGENT IN MICHIGAN
Let’s talk a little bit about getting a registered agent in Michigan.
Explain it to me; what is a registered agent?
A registered agent, otherwise called a resident agent, is a business located in the state of Michigan who is responsible for receiving legal documents for your business. Your registered agent is required to be available and present during normal business hours.
Sum it up for me, who can be a registered agent?
Your Michigan registered agent should be a company or individual who is a lawful citizen of Michigan. A registered agent must be on hand to receive legal documents during normal business hours. Registered agents in Michigan must furnish a legal, physical address within the state.
What are the advantages of having a registered agent?
Michigan businesses benefit in several ways by designating a resident agent. Most importantly, choosing a registered agent keeps your business entity in conformity to state law. Having registered-agent.net as your Michigan registered agent, anytime you get any legal notification, service of process, letter or annual report notice – we accept those in your place. In minutes, we’re scanning your documents into your online account. You’ll get an instant notice of any documents we upload into your registered agent account. In addition, we also keep an eye on your Michigan filing deadlines and email you reminders with how-to links so you can submit your paperwork before it’s due with the Michigan Secretary of State.
What types of business entities are required to have a Registered Agent in Michigan?
An LLC in Michigan, foreign LLC, a corporation in Michigan, an out of State corporation, a non-profit organization or corporation, a limited partnership, a limited liability partnership, or any other Michigan business is required to have a registered agent in Michigan and an Michigan registered office on file.