Get A Delaware Certificate of Good Standing

Did you know you can get a Delaware Certificate of Good Standing entirely online? Here’s how to order a Certificate of Good Standing for your Delaware LLC or corporation:

Step 1: Go to IncNow’s easy-to-use online order form. 

Step 2: Enter some details about your Delaware company.

Step 3: Select “Certificate of Good Standing”, submit, and you’re all set!

IncNow can obtain a Certificate of Good Standing for your company directly from the Delaware Secretary of State and email it to you for $99.

Keep in mind, a Delaware Certificate of Good Standing is available only if your company is, well, in “good standing” with the state. This means your company must have:

  1. Paid all of the Delaware Annual Franchise Tax that it owes, and 
  2. Submitted all required Annual Reports.

IncNow can help your company regain its good standing status in Delaware and obtain a Delaware Certificate of Good Standing.

For assistance, or to order a Delaware Certificate of Good Standing:

Call IncNow to order at 1-800-759-2248

Email IncNow to order at agents@incnow.com.

What Is A Delaware Certificate of Good Standing?

A Delaware Certificate of Good Standing is a document provided by the Delaware Secretary of State. It certifies that an LLC or corporation is in “good standing” status, indicating the company is up-to-date with its Delaware state franchise tax payments and has submitted its Annual Report for the year.

When Do I Need A Certificate of Good Standing? 

A Certificate of Good Standing is a document that is required to complete several important business functions. You will need a Certificate of Good Standing for your LLC or corporation in order to do the following:

  • Open business bank accounts,
  • Obtain business loans from banks, 
  • Register to do business in other states,
  • Secure and approve financing,
  • Buy business insurance, and more. 

How Do I Get A Certificate of Good Standing In Delaware?

You can order a Delaware Certificate of Good Standing for an LLC or corporation from a Delaware Commercial Registered Agent, like IncNow. As a Registered Agent, IncNow has access to the Delaware Division of Corporations’ online filing system and can quickly generate a Certificate of Good Standing for any Delaware company.

Certificate of Good Standing FAQs

What Is A Certificate of Good Standing?

A Certificate of Good Standing is a document provided by the Secretary of State’s office. It’s given to companies that are legally formed or registered to conduct business in a specific state. This Certificate serves as proof that the business entity legally exists and was properly formed in its home state. Additionally, the Good Standing Certificate confirms that the company meets all ongoing state requirements, ensuring its compliance with state regulations.

What Does A Good Standing Certificate Confirm?

A Certificate of Good Standing confirms that a business entity is legally registered with the state. Additionally, it verifies that the company has paid its state franchise taxes and filed all necessary Annual Reports, ensuring the company is current with its state obligations.

How Long Does Getting a Certificate of Good Standing Take?

The time it takes to obtain a Certificate of Good Standing differs from state to state. Some states, like Delaware, generate Good Standing Certificates immediately once they are ordered. Other states may take up to three weeks to process and issue a Certificate of Good Standing.

When deciding where to form your company, consider that Delaware has advantages over your home state that may benefit you. Go