How to Apply for a Tennessee Business

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If a Tennessee Business is registered, you can look it up with the Tennessee Secretary of State online search tool. The Secretary of State of Tennessee is the primary custodian of important state records such as Business registrations. Registration is necessary for a new Business.

The Secretary of State also handles dissolution.


You can find an up-to-date link to the Tennessee Business search page here: Tennessee Secretary of State

After finding the Business you are searching for, information about it is listed, often including the following.

  • Registered Name of Business
  • State Registration Number
  • Registration Status
  • Business Location
  • Agent of Service
  • Registered Agent Address
  • Phone Contact Number

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