Filings & Forms – Business Entities

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Form Name File Online Description Paper Fee Online Fee K.S.A.
NA Agreement of Merger of two or more business entities (must be drafted per statute) $150.00 + $10.00 per entity over two NA MULTIPLE
AI File Now For-Profit/Not-For-Profit Articles of Incorporation $90.00/$20.00 $85.00/$20.00 17-6002
AR File Now Corporate Annual Report $55.00 $50.00 17-7503,
17-7505
AT NA Certificate of Amendment/Termination to Certificate of LLC Merger or Consolidation $35.00 NA 17-7681
BEA NA Business Entity Certificate of Amendment $35.00/$20.00 NA varies, see document
BR File Now Business Trust Resolution of Withdrawal $35.00 $30.00 17-2037
BT File Now Business Trust Annual Report $55.00 $50.00 17-2036
BW NA Bonded Warehouse License Application & Warehouseman Bond $40.00 NA 82-163
CC NA Certificate of Correction – Kansas Covered Entity and Foreign Covered Entity varies NA 17-7912
CD NA Insurance Certificate of Domestication $35.00 NA 40-2,162
CDL NA Certificate of Division of a Kansas Limited Liability Company $75.00 NA 17-7673, 17-7675, 17-7685a
CE File Now Limited Partnership Certificate of Cancellation $35.00 $30.00 56-1a153
CEM NA Certificate of Merger of Two or More Different Business Entity Types $75.00 + $10.00 per entity over two NA 17-78-205
CK File Now Certificate for a Kansas Limited Partnership $165.00 $160.00 56-1a151
CLP NA Limited Liability Partnership Cancellation of Statement of Qualification $35.00 NA 56a-105,
56a-1001
CO NA Copy Order Request Form NA NA 17-7506
COR NA Corrected Document varies NA 17-7912
CP File Now Certificate of Dissolution Prior to Commencing Business $35.00 $30.00 17-6803
CVD NA Certificate of Conversion to a Kansas Entity $75.00 NA 17-78-405
CVF NA Certificate of Conversion to a Foreign Entity $75.00 NA 17-78-405
DBT NA Kansas Business Trust Application $65.00 NA 17-2030
DDM NA Certificate of Merger or Consolidation of Two or More Kansas Corporations $75.00 + $10.00 per entity over two NA 17-6701
DFM NA Certificate of Merger or Consolidation of Two or More Kansas and Foreign Corporations $75.00 + $10.00 per entity over two NA 17-6702
DL File Now Kansas Limited Liability Company Articles of Organization $165.00 $160.00 17-7673
DLLP NA Kansas Limited Liability Partnership Statement of Qualification $165.00 NA 56a-1001
DMI NA Certificate of Domestication to Kansas $75.00 NA 17-78-505
DMO NA Certificate of Domestication to Foreign State or Country $75.00 NA 17-78-505
DPA NA Professional Association Articles of Incorporation $90.00 NA 17-2709,
17-6002
DS File Now For-Profit Corporation Dissolution by Stockholders’ Meeting $35.00 $30.00 17-6804
DW NA For-Profit Corporation Dissolution by Written Consent $35.00 NA 17-6804
EC File Now Electric Cooperative Annual Report $40.00 $40.00 17-4634
FA NA Foreign Entity Application for Registration
(For use by the following foreign entities: corporations, limited liability companies,
limited liability partnerships, and limited partnerships.)
varies NA 17-7931
FBT NA Foreign Business Trust Application $65.00 NA 17-2030
FC File Now Foreign Entity Cancellation of Registration
(For use by the following foreign entities: corporations, limited liability companies,
limited liability partnerships, and limited partnerships.)
$35.00 $30.00 17-7936
FM NA Business Entity Fiscal Month Change NA NA NO K.S.A.
FR NA Professional Fund Raiser Annual Report NA NA 17-1764
FS NA Charitable Solicitation Financial Statement NA NA 17-1763
GA NA General Partnership Statement of Partnership Authority $35.00 NA 56a-303
GC NA General Partnership Cancellation of Statement $35.00 NA 56a-105
GD NA General Partnership/Limited Liability Partnership Statement of Dissolution $35.00 NA 56a-105,
56a-805
GL NA General Partnership/Limited Liability Partnership Statement of Denial $35.00 NA 56a-304
GS NA General Partnership/Limited Liability Partnership Statement of Dissociation $35.00 NA 56a-704
HCC NA Health Care Card Supplier Application $250.00 NA 50-1,101
INE NA Certificate of Interest Exchange $75.00 NA 17-78-305
KC File Now Kansas Limited Liability Company Certificate of Cancellation $35.00 $30.00 17-7675
LAO NA Kansas Series Limited Liability Company Articles of Organization $250.00 NA 17-76,143
LC File Now Limited Liability Company Annual Report $55.00 $50.00 17-76,139
LCD NA Series Limited Liability Company Certificate of Designation $100.00 NA 17-76,143
LLM NA Certificate of Merger or Consolidation of Two or More Limited Liability Companies $75.00 + $10.00 per entity over two NA 17-7681
LLP File Now Limited Liability Partnership Annual Report $55.00 $50.00 56a-1201,
56a-1202
LP File Now Limited Partnership Annual Report $55.00 $50.00 56-1a606,
56-1a607
MA File Now Business Entity Mailing Address Update NA NA NO K.S.A.
NM File Now Not-For-Profit Corporation Dissolution by Members’ Meeting $20.00 $20.00 17-6804,
17-6805
NP File Now Not-For-Profit Corporation Annual Report $40.00 $40.00 17-7504
NR File Now Temporary Reservation of Business Entity Name $35.00 $30.00 17-7923
NW NA Not-For-Profit Corporation Dissolution by Written Consent $20.00 NA 17-6804,
17-6805
PA File Now Professional Corporation Annual Report $55.00 $50.00 17-2718
PBL NA Statutory Public Benefit Limited Liability Company Articles of Organization $165.00 NA 17-7673, 17-76,149
PBC NA Public Benefit Corporation Articles of Incorporation $90.00 NA 17-6002,
17-72a02
PDL NA Kansas Professional Limited Liability Company Articles $165.00 NA 17-7673
PO NA Professional Fund Raiser Operating Statement NA NA 17-1764
PR NA Professional Fund Raiser Application $25.00 NA 17-1764
PS NA Professional Solicitor Application $25.00 NA 17-1765
RAN NA Certificate of Resignation of Resident Agent Without Appointing a Successor varies NA 17-7929,
17-7934(d)
RC NA Reinstatement of Limited Liability Company varies NA 17-76,139
RD NA Certificate of Revocation of Dissolution $35.00 NA 17-7001
RGO NA Change of Resident Agent Name/Registered Office by Resident Agent varies NA 17-7927
RL NA Reinstatement of Limited Partnership varies NA 56-1a606,
56-1a607
RLP NA Reinstatement of Limited Liability Partnership varies NA 56a-1201
RN NA Not-for-Profit Corporation Certificate of Reinstatement or Renewal varies NA 17-7002
ROA File Now Change of Registered Office/Resident Agent $35.00/$20.00 $30.00/$20.00 17-7926,
17-7934,
56-1a152
RR NA Corporation Certificate of Reinstatement or Renewal varies NA 17-7002
SC NA Charitable Organization Registration Statement for Solicitations $35.00 NA 17-1763
TSA NA Trademark or Service Mark Application $40.00 NA 81-204
TSC NA Trademark or Service mark Cancellation $15.00 NA 81-210
TSN NA Trademark Service Mark Name Change of Registrant/Owner $15.00 NA 81-208
TSR NA Trademark or Service mark Renewal $40.00 NA 81-207
TSS NA Trademark or Service mark Assignment $15.00 NA 81-208
TX NA Franchise Tax Computation Work Sheet for Reinstatement NA NA 17-7501

BUSINESS TRUSTS
Form Name File Online Description Paper Fee Online Fee K.S.A.
BR File Now Business Trust Resolution of Withdrawal $35.00 $30.00 17-2037
BT File Now Business Trust Annual Report $55.00 $50.00 17-2036
DBT NA Kansas Business Trust Application $65.00 NA 17-2030
FBT NA Foreign Business Trust Application $65.00 NA 17-2030
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CHARITABLE ORGANIZATIONS
Form Name File Online Description PaperFee OnlineFee K.S.A.
FS NA Charitable Solicitation Financial Statement NA NA 17-1763
SC NA Charitable Organization Registration Statement for Solicitations $35.00 NA 17-1763
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CORPORATIONS FOR PROFIT
Form
Name
File
Online
Description Paper
Fee
Online
Fee
K.S.A.
AI File Now For-Profit Articles of Incorporation $90.00 $85.00 17-6002
AR File Now Corporate Annual Report $55.00 $50.00 17-7503,
17-7505
BEA NA Business Entity Certificate of Amendment $35.00 NA varies, see document
CC NA Certificate of Correction – Kansas Covered Entity and Foreign Covered Entity $35.00 NA 17-7912
COR NA Corrected Document varies NA 17-7912
CP File Now Certificate of Dissolution Prior to Commencing Business $35.00 $30.00 17-6803
DPA NA Professional Association Articles of Incorporation $90.00 NA 17-2709,
17-6002
DS File Now For-Profit Corporation Dissolution by Stockholders’ Meeting $35.00 $30.00 17-6804
DW NA For-Profit Corporation Dissolution by Written Consent $35.00 NA 17-6804
EC File Now Electric Cooperative Annual Report $40.00 $40.00 17-4634
FA NA Foreign Entity Application for Registration $115.00 NA 17-7931
FC File Now Foreign Entity Cancellation of Registration $35.00 $30.00 17-7936
PA File Now Professional Corporation Annual Report $55.00 $50.00 17-2718
PBC NA Public Benefit Corporation Articles of Incorporation $90.00 NA 17-6002,
17-72a02
RAN NA Certificate of Resignation of Resident Agent Without Appointing a Successor varies NA 17-7929,
17-7934(d)
RD NA Certificate of Revocation of Dissolution $35.00 NA 17-7001
ROA File Now Change of Registered Office/Resident Agent $35.00 $30.00 17-7926,
17-7934,
56-1a152
RR NA Corporation Certificate of Reinstatement or Renewal varies NA 17-7002
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CORPORATIONS NOT FOR PROFIT
Form
Name
File
Online
Description Paper
Fee
Online
Fee
K.S.A.
AI File Now Not-For-Profit Corporation Articles of Incorporation $20.00 $20.00 17-6002
BEA NA Business Entity Certificate of Amendment $20.00 NA varies, see document
CC NA Certificate of Correction – Kansas Covered Entity and Foreign Covered Entity $20.00 NA 17-7912
COR NA Corrected Document varies NA 17-7912
FA NA Foreign Entity Application for Registration $115.00 NA 17-7931
FC File Now Foreign Entity Cancellation of Registration $35.00 $30.00 17-7936
NM File Now Not-For-Profit Corporation Dissolution by Members’ Meeting $20.00 $20.00 17-6804,
17-6805
NP File Now Not-For-Profit Corporation Annual Report $40.00 $40.00 17-7504
NW NA Not-For-Profit Corporation Dissolution by Written Consent $20.00 NA 17-6804,
17-6805
RAN NA Certificate of Resignation of Resident Agent Without Appointing a Successor varies NA 17-7929,
17-7934(d)
RN NA Not-for-Profit Corporation Certificate of Reinstatement or Renewal varies NA 17-7002
ROA File Now Change of Registered Office/Resident Agent $20.00 $20.00 17-7926,
17-7934,
56-1a152
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FUND RAISERS
Form
Name
File
Online
Description Paper
Fee
Online
Fee
K.S.A.
FR NA Professional Fund Raiser Annual Report NA NA 17-1764
PO NA Professional Fund Raiser Operating Statement NA NA 17-1764
PR NA Professional Fund Raiser Application $25.00 NA 17-1764
PS NA Professional Solicitor Application $25.00 NA 17-1765
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LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANIES
Form
Name
File
Online
Description Paper
Fee
Online
Fee
K.S.A.

AT NA Certificate of Amendment/Termination to Certificate of LLC Merger or Consolidation $35.00 NA 17-7681
BEA NA Business Entity Certificate of Amendment $35.00 NA varies, see document
CC NA Certificate of Correction – Kansas Covered Entity and Foreign Covered Entity $35.00 NA 17-7912
CDL NA Certificate of Division of a Kansas Limited Liability Company $75.00 NA 17-7673, 17-7675, 17-7685a
COR NA Corrected Document varies NA 17-7912
DL File Now Kansas Limited Liability Company Articles of Organization $165.00 $160.00 17-7673
FA NA Foreign Entity Application for Registration varies NA 17-7931
FC File Now Foreign Entity Cancellation of Registration $35.00 $30.00 17-7936
KC File Now Kansas Limited Liability Company Certificate of Cancellation $35.00 $30.00 17-7675
LAO NA Kansas Series Limited Liability Company Articles of Organization $250.00 NA 17-76,143
LC File Now Limited Liability Company Annual Report $55.00 $50.00 17-76,139
LCD NA Series Limited Liability Company Certificate of Designation $100.00 NA 17-76,143
PBL NA Statutory Public Benefit Limited Liability Company Articles of Organization $165.00 NA 17-7673, 17-76,149
PDL NA Kansas Professional Limited Liability Company Articles $165.00 NA 17-7673
RAN NA Certificate of Resignation of Resident Agent Without Appointing a Successor varies NA 17-7929,
17-7934(d)
RC NA Reinstatement of Limited Liability Company varies NA 17-76,139
ROA File Now Change of Registered Office/Resident Agent $35.00 $30.00 17-7926,
17-7934,
56-1a152
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LIMITED LIABILITY PARTNERSHIPS/GENERAL PARTNERSHIPS
Form
Name
File
Online
Description Paper
Fee
Online
Fee
K.S.A.
BEA NA Business Entity Certificate of Amendment $35.00 NA varies, see document
CC NA Certificate of Correction – Kansas Covered Entity and Foreign Covered Entity $35.00 NA 17-7912
CLP NA Limited Liability Partnership Cancellation of Statement of Qualification $35.00 NA 56a-105,
56a-1001
COR NA Corrected Document varies NA 17-7912
DLLP NA Kansas Limited Liability Partnership Statement of Qualification $165.00 NA 56a-1001
FA NA Foreign Entity Application for Registration $165.00 NA 17-7931
FC File Now Foreign Entity Cancellation of Registration $35.00 NA 17-7936
GA NA General Partnership Statement of Partnership Authority $35.00 NA 56a-303
GC NA General Partnership Cancellation of Statement $35.00 NA 56a-105
GD NA General Partnership/Limited Liability Partnership Statement of Dissolution $35.00 NA 56a-105,
56a-805
GL NA General Partnership/Limited Liability Partnership Statement of Denial $35.00 NA 56a-304
GS NA General Partnership/Limited Liability Partnership Statement of Dissociation $35.00 NA 56a-704
LLP File Now Limited Liability Partnership Annual Report $55.00 $50.00 56a-1201,
56a-1202
RAN NA Certificate of Resignation of Resident Agent Without Appointing a Successor varies NA 17-7929,
17-7934(d)
RLP NA Reinstatement of Limited Liability Partnership varies NA 56a-1201
ROA File Now Change of Registered Office/Resident Agent $35.00 $30.00 17-7926,
17-7934,
56-1a152
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K.S.A.
description.
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LIMITED PARTNERSHIPS
Form
Name
File
Online
Description Paper
Fee
Online
Fee
K.S.A.
BEA NA Business Entity Certificate of Amendment $35.00 NA varies, see document
CC NA Certificate of Correction – Kansas Covered Entity and Foreign Covered Entity $35.00 NA 17-7912
CE File Now Limited Partnership Certificate of Cancellation $35.00 $30.00 56-1a153
CK File Now Certificate for a Kansas Limited Partnership $165.00 $160.00 56-1a151
COR NA Corrected Document varies NA 17-7912
FA NA Foreign Entity Application for Registration $165.00 NA 17-7931
FC File Now Foreign Entity Cancellation of Registration $35.00 $30.00 17-7936
LP File Now Limited Partnership Annual Report $55.00 $50.00 56-1a606,
56-1a607
RAN NA Certificate of Resignation of Resident Agent Without Appointing a Successor varies NA 17-7929,
17-7934(d)
RL NA Reinstatement of Limited Partnership varies NA 56-1a606,
56-1a607
ROA File Now Change of Registered Office/Resident Agent $35.00 $30.00 17-7926,
17-7934,
56-1a152
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K.S.A.
description.
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MERGER FILING FEES
Form
Name
File
Online
Description Paper
Fee
Online
Fee
K.S.A.
NA Agreement of Merger of two or more business entities (must be drafted per statute) $150.00 + $10.00 per entity over two NA MULTIPLE
CEM NA Certificate of Merger of Two or More Different Business Entity Types $75.00 + $10.00 per entity over two NA 17-78-205
DDM NA Certificate of Merger or Consolidation of Two or More Kansas Corporations $75.00 + $10.00 per entity over two NA 17-6701
DFM NA Certificate of Merger or Consolidation of Two or More Kansas and Foreign Corporations $75.00 + $10.00 per entity over two NA 17-6702
LLM NA Certificate of Merger or Consolidation of Two or More Limited Liability Companies $75.00 + $10.00 per entity over two NA 17-7681
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K.S.A.
description.
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TRADEMARKS/SERVICE MARKS
Form
Name
File
Online
Description Paper
Fee
Online
Fee
K.S.A.

TSA NA Trademark or Service Mark Application $40.00 NA 81-204
TSC NA Trademark or Service mark Cancellation $15.00 NA 81-210
TSN NA Trademark Service Mark Name Change of Registrant/Owner $15.00 NA 81-208
TSR NA Trademark or Service mark Renewal $40.00 NA 81-207
TSS NA Trademark or Service mark Assignment $15.00 NA 81-208
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K.S.A.
description.
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WAREHOUSES
Form
Name
File
Online
Description Paper
Fee
Online
Fee
K.S.A.

BW NA Bonded Warehouse License Application & Warehouseman Bond $40.00 NA 82-163
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K.S.A.
description.
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BUSINESS ENTITY MISCELLANEOUS FILINGS
Form
Name
File
Online
Description Paper
Fee
Online
Fee
K.S.A.
CD NA Insurance Certificate of Domestication $35.00 NA 40-2,162
CO NA Copy Order Request Form NA NA 17-7506
CVD NA Certificate of Conversion to a Kansas Entity $75.00 NA 17-78-405
CVF NA Certificate of Conversion to a Foreign Entity $75.00 NA 17-78-405
DMI NA Certificate of Domestication to Kansas $75.00 NA 17-78-505
DMO NA Certificate of Domestication to Foreign State or Country $75.00 NA 17-78-505
FM NA Business Entity Fiscal Month Change NA NA NO K.S.A.
HCC NA Health Care Card Supplier Application $250.00 NA 50-1,101
INE NA Certificate of Interest Exchange $75.00 NA 17-78-305
MA File Now Business Entity Mailing Address Update NA NA NO K.S.A.
NR File Now Temporary Reservation of Business Entity Name $35.00 $30.00 17-7923
RGO NA Change of Resident Agent Name/Registered Office by Resident Agent varies NA 17-7927
TX NA Franchise Tax Computation Work Sheet for Reinstatement NA NA 17-7501
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Form Name File Online Description Paper Fee Online Fee K.S.A.
AI File Now For-Profit/Not-For-Profit Articles of Incorporation $90.00/$20.00 $85.00/$20.00 17-6002
AR File Now Corporate Annual Report $55.00 $50.00 17-7503, 17-7505
BR File Now Business Trust Resolution of Withdrawal $35.00 $30.00 17-2037
BT File Now Business Trust Annual Report $55.00 $50.00 17-2036
CE File Now Limited Partnership Certificate of Cancellation $35.00 $30.00 56-1a153
CK File Now Certificate for a Kansas Limited Partnership $165.00 $160.00 56-1a151
CP File Now Certificate of Dissolution Prior to Commencing Business $35.00 $30.00 17-6803
DL File Now Kansas Limited Liability Company Articles of Organization $165.00 $160.00 17-7673
DS File Now For-Profit Corporation Dissolution by Stockholders’ Meeting $35.00 $30.00 17-6804
EC File Now Electric Cooperative Annual Report $40.00 $40.00 17-4634
FC File Now Foreign Entity Cancellation of Registration
(For use by the following foreign entities: corporations, limited liability companies,
limited liability partnerships, and limited partnerships.)
$35.00 $30.00 17-7936
KC File Now Kansas Limited Liability Company Certificate of Cancellation $35.00 $30.00 17-7675
LC File Now Limited Liability Company Annual Report $55.00 $50.00 17-76,139
LLP File Now Limited Liability Partnership Annual Report $55.00 $50.00 56a-1201, 56a-1202
LP File Now Limited Partnership Annual Report $55.00 $50.00 56-1a606, 56-1a607
MA File Now Business Entity Mailing Address Update NA NA NO K.S.A.
NCA File Now Name Change Amendment $35.00/$20.00 $30.00/$20.00 varies
NM File Now Not-For-Profit Corporation Dissolution by Members’ Meeting $20.00 $20.00 17-6804, 17-6805
NP File Now Not-For-Profit Corporation Annual Report $40.00 $40.00 17-7504
NR File Now Temporary Reservation of Business Entity Name $35.00 $30.00 17-7923
PA File Now Professional Corporation Annual Report $55.00 $50.00 17-2718
ROA File Now Change of Registered Office/Resident Agent $35.00/$20.00 $30.00/$20.00 17-7926,
17-7934,
56-1a152

The Secretary of State’s office is a filing agency. Business services customers who would like legal or other professional advice are encouraged to seek assistance from an attorney, accountant, or other business advisor for help with laws governing the formation and operation of business entities.