State of Wisconsin Department of Financial Institutions


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The State of Wisconsin Department of Financial Institutions allows you to search and access information on business registration. The Corporations Bureau provides Electronic Filing services and information on Starting a Business.  In order to register a new corporation, visit the Corporations Home. You may search Uniform Commercial Code filings or login to file UCC documents online through the Secretary of State.


Corporations: The Business Services Division offers Business Registration instructions, forms & fees, certificate ordering & validation, and the ability to electronically file certain forms. (Forms, Fees & FAQ's)


Ÿ         Corporations Home

Ÿ         File Annual Reports Online

Ÿ         Request a Certificate of Status Online


Uniform Commercial Code (UCC): Operates a filing and retrieval center for UCC financing statements at the state level. You may Access UCC Filings and Searches from here. (UCC Home, Fees & Forms)


Ÿ         File UCC Documents Online

Ÿ         Search UCC Filings Online


Trademarks: Registers trademarks, service marks & trade names to distinguish goods, services or businesses from those of another.


Ÿ         Trademarks/Trade Names Home


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Ÿ         Search Corporate Records

Ÿ         Trademarks Search