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One Stop Online Business Registration

Online Registration Checklist

To begin the process you will need to have/know the following information about the business entity you would like to register:

  1. The business entity type. e.g., Corporation, Limited Liability Company, Sole Proprietorship, etc. question
  2. The proposed name of your business. This system will perform a lookup against existing business names and will allow you to request the name you have in mind, if it is available. If the name is unavailable, you will need to select another name before you can complete your registration.question
  3. Date the new business is going to start in Utah.
  4. Date of the first payroll in Utah.
  5. Names, addresses, phone numbers, FEIN's and SSN's or TIN's of proprietors, partners, corporate officers, LLC members and Registered Agent. NOTE: This service requries an electronic signature for each principal for most business registrations. This can be completed by having each principal electronically sign this application, or by having a Power of Attorney, or Attorney-in-Fact electronically sign this application.
  6. The business location(s).
  7. Brief description of the business activity.
  8. Name and telephone number of person submitting the registration.
  9. Forms of payment (Visa, MasterCard, electronic check).
  10. For Foreign Business Entities (Business entities located outside of Utah): You will need to provide a Certification of Good Standing/Existence from the State of Incorporation dated no earlier than ninety (90) days.

Most businesses will need to obtain a Federal Employer Identification Number (FEIN) with the Internal Revenue Service in the event a corporation, limited liability company, limited partnership, limited liability partnership, OR sole proprietor with employees is being created.

If you do not currently have an FEIN, then you will need to obtain one before you will be able to complete your Utah business registration. We suggest you obtain your FEIN now before proceeding with this registration. The FEIN can be issued to you in one of three ways:

IMPORTANT NOTE: Regardless of the method you use, be sure to enter all information (business name, address, social security numbers, owners, etc.) EXACTLY THE SAME on both the IRS application and the Utah OneStop Business Registration application.

To print out forms generated with this service you will need Adobe Acrobat Reader loaded on your computer. Click here if you need a free copy of Adobe Acrobat Reader.