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Pennsylvania Secretary of State Business Entity Search

To search for LLCs in the state of Pennsylvania, head to the Pennsylvania Department of State Business Entity Search Page found here. After entering the Business Entity Name or ID, selecting the Type of Search, and selecting the Search button, the user will have the option of selecting an entity from a detailed list of LLCs.

How to Search

Step 1 – To begin the searching process, head to This Webpage. At the site, enter the name of a Business Entity or an Entity Number. Then, select the Type of Search that the user will perform. Also available is a checkbox titled Active Only; if checked, only active entities will appear in the search.

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Step 2 – Results that match the searched name or number will appear in a list. The user will be able to view the entities Business Entity Name, Name Type, Address, Entity Number, Entity Type, Status, and Citizenship. By selecting a company’s Business Entity Name or Entity Number, the user will be able to view detailed information regarding the chosen company.

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Step 3 – The information displayed regarding the entity will be broken down into several categories. These categories consist of Business Name History, Business Entity Details, Filed Documents, and Certified Documents. The user can purchase Filed and Certified documents for a price listed on the site by checking the box next to the desired document(s) and clicking the Login button.

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