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Vermont Secretary of State Business Entity Search

Individuals can search for active and inactive LLCs in the state of Vermont by utilizing the free Vermont Secretary of State Corporations Division Express Search found here. Users simply enter a Business Name, Business ID, or Filing Number into one of the three empty text boxes. When the user selects all of his or her search preferences and has entered all required information, a simple click of the Search button will execute the search. For individuals planning on registering an LLC in Vermont, the search tool can be used as a Name Availability Search by checking the box titled ‘Show me similar sounding business names’. With this option selected, the user can enter their planned entity name to see if it is available for use in the state.

How to Search

Step 1 – Head to the search page found at This Webpage. Under the ‘Express Search’ text the user will see three empty text boxes. Depending on the search parameter used, the user will enter information into only one text box. Remember to select the corresponding bubble to the search parameter used. Once all information is entered, click the green Search button.

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Step 2 – The next page will display any matching entities in a list. To view more information on an entity, select the LLC’s Business Name.

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Step 3 – Information regarding the selected entity will be organized into categories. The user has the options to view Filing History and Name History at the bottom of the page.

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