Foreign Qualification: Doing Business in Other States

Filing Foreign Qualifications

If you plan to conduct business in a state other than the state where your company was formed, you may be required to file for Foreign Qualification, which is essentially obtaining authority in each state where you plan to conduct business. Understanding Foreign Qualification is essential to keeping your company compliant with ongoing state requirements.

For an overview of what Foreign Qualification is and some of the consequences of failing to Foreign Qualify, read Doing Business in Other States.