Step by step guide to Montana Corporation amendments
How to file a Montana Corporation Amendment:
To make amendments to your Montana Corporation, you submit the completed Articles of Amendment for Profit Corporation form to the Secretary of State by mail, fax or in person, along with the filing fee.
Can you re-state the initial articles instead of filing an amendment?
Montana Secretary of State does not offer a form to restate your articles of incorporation; however, Montana Code allows for you to file restated articles with the Secretary of State. Call the Secretary of State to make sure your restated articles conform to their requirements.
Are there any specifics you can or can’t include with a Montana Corporation amendment?
You may amend any original articles of incorporation that has been appropriately adopted by the incorporators, board of directors or shareholders.
How much does a Montana Corporation amendment cost?
To file your amendment in Montana, the fee is $15. You may request one-day service for an additional $20, or one-hour processing for an additional $100 fee.
How long does it take the state to process a Montana Corporation amendment?
Your Montana amendment will be processed by the Secretary of State in approximately one to two weeks unless you expedite, which assures processing in one day or one hour depending on the request.
How will the corporation amendment be returned?
Submit your amendment in duplicate and the Montana Secretary of State will send you a file stamped copy at no additional cost.
What state agency do you file an amendment with?
Montana Secretary of State
Can you change the Montana Corporate officers, directors or shareholders on an amendment?
You can change your officers, directors or shareholders on your amendment.
Can you change the Montana registered agent on the amendment?
Yes you may; however, if this is your only amendment, you can file a Statement of Change of Registered Agent form at no charge and save the filing fee.
Can you change the principal office address and/or the mailing address on a corporation amendment?
Northwest Registered Agent, LLC.
Whitefish, MT 59937