How to resign as registered agent in Louisiana:
To resign as registered agent from a corporation or LLC in Louisiana, you file a written notice of resignation with the Secretary of State. Deliver it in duplicate by mail or in person, along with the filing fee. There is no form for resigning as a registered agent, but there is a filing fee. You address a resignation to the Secretary of State in the form of a letter stating the name of the entity that you are resigning from.
Do you have to notify the Louisiana entity you’re serving as registered agent for before you resign or after?
No, the Louisiana Secretary of State will send the duplicate copy of your resignation notice to the principle business address as soon as it is received by them.
Is there a fee to resign as the Louisiana registered agent for a corporation, LLC, or other business entity
The filing fee is $25 to resign as registered agent from a Louisiana business.
How long will it take the state to process the Louisiana resignation of registered agent filing?
Normal processing time in Louisiana is approximately three to five days.
How long do you still have to serve as the registered agent after the filing? How long will you have to legally accept service of process after you’ve resigned as agent?
A registered agent resignation takes effect on the 30th day after the date that the resignation notice is filed by the Secretary of State, or sooner if the Louisiana business hires a new registered agent.
What Louisiana agency do you have to resign with?
Louisiana Secretary of State
P.O. Box 94125
Baton Rouge, LA 70804-9125
Walk in Address:
8585 Archives Avenue
Baton Rouge, LA 70809
Phone: (225) 925-4704
Fax: (225) 932-5314