Texas Secretary of State

Texas Secretary of State

The Texas Secretary of State is not only the State of Texas' leading elections authority, they maintain a record of most businesses in the State.

Many dealers in the State of Texas must register their business name with the Texas Secretary of State's office.

The Texas Secretary of State maintains a very easy new business registration system which allows dealers in Texas to securely register a dealership at SOSDirect.

SOSDirect is a very easy to use business registration system which will assist dealers in Texas in finding a dealership name which is available and easily reserving the dealership name.

SOSDirect allows the following registrations:

Limited Partnerships
Limited Liability Companies
Assumed Names
Limited Liability Partnerships
Foreign and State Financial Institutions
Uniform Unincorporated Nonprofit Associations
Probate Code filings by Foreign Corporate Fiduciaries
UCC Financing Statements
Federal Liens

Here is contact information for Texas dealers which have questions regarding business filings.

512-463-5555 or e-mail SOSDirect@sos.texas.gov

Filing business registrations is covered in great detail in your Texas Dealer Training Course.



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