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Does New York require a registered agent?
When forming an LLC in New York, the Secretary of State is designated as the agent. However, businesses may also appoint their own registered agent.
Can I be my own registered agent in NY?
Yes. You can serve as your own agent provided that you have a valid street address in the state of New York and are available during normal business hours to receive mail on behalf of the business.
How do I change my registered agent in NY?
You can change your registered agent by filing a Certificate of Change form with the New York Department of State.
What is a registered agent for an LLC in New York?
A registered agent is a third-party designated as the official contact for an LLC and is responsible for receiving service of process and official documents.
Who can be a registered agent in NY?
Any person or company with a valid street address in New York can serve as a registered agent. A registered agent must also be available during normal business hours to receive mail on behalf of the business.