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More About Your Ohio Registered Agent

Let me tell you about registered agent service in Ohio.

Many companies are on the web providing Ohio registered agent services. From the largest of the impersonal and most expensive to the littlest, unseasoned local rookies, you have a wide range of choices when it comes to picking your Ohio resident agent. We’re not too big and we’re not too small. Our objective is to help you pick the registered agent that is just the right fit for your Ohio business entity.

What are the functions of a typical Ohio registered agent?

A registered agent in Ohio provides a legitimate address where a person is present during regular business hours. The registered agent is responsible to receive service of process and legal documents for your business and then forward this paperwork on to you. In addition, your Ohio registered agent will remind you of important filing cutoff dates like annual report forms and renewals. An Ohio registered agent can also double check to ensure your business is in conformance with Ohio business codes.

Are there any requirements or restrictions I should know about my registered agent?

There are only a few requirements about who can act as your registered agent here in Ohio. In particular, the entity or person acting as your resident agent needs to be available and located at a physical street address within Ohio during regular business hours. They will be responsible to receive all tax-related and legal documents, annual report forms, litigation (service of process) documents, etc., for you. It is important that you appoint a reliable company, such as when choosing your registered agent.

How will having a resident agent assist my company?

Most importantly, having a registered agent keeps your company in compliance with Ohio state law. In addition, we accept and scan any service of process, legal notice, letter, or annual report received into your customer account locally here in Ohio. You receive instant notice of any notices scanned into your Ohio resident agent client account.

As an added service, we also keep track of your State annual report due date and send you reminders with how-to links to submit your paperwork on time with the Secretary of State.