North Carolina Free Sample Articles of Incorporation

Below you will find sample Articles of Incorporation for a North Carolina Corporation. We hope you find them helpful when drafting your own Articles of Incorporation.

North Carolina Articles of Incorporation (For Profit Corporation)
State of North Carolina
Department of the Secretary of State

Pursuant to §55-2-02 of the General Statutes of North Carolina, the undersigned does hereby submit these Articles of Incorporation for the purpose of forming a business corporation.

1. The name of the corporation is: _________.

2. The number of shares the corporation is authorized to issue is: _________.
These shares shall be: (check either a or b)
a. _________ all of one class, designated as common stock; or
b. _________ divided into classes or series within a class as provided in the attached schedule, with the information required by N.C.G.S. Section 55-6-01.

3. The street address and county of the initial registered office of the corporation is:
Number and Street _________
City, State, Zip Code _________ County _________

4. The mailing address if different from the street address of the initial registered office is: _________

5. The name of the initial registered agent is: _________

6. Any other provisions, which the corporation elects to include, are attached.

7. The name and address of each incorporator is as follows:

8. These articles will be effective upon filing, unless a date and/or time is specified: _________

This the _________ day of _________, 20_________.

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Notes on Filing your North Carolina Articles of Incorporation:

1. These Articles of Incorporation, one copy, and the filing fee must be filed with the Secretary of State.

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