Your Pennsylvania Fictitious Name
A fictitious name can be owned by any entity, from a sole proprietor to a corporation.
In either case, a Pennsylvania Fictitious Name is filed with the Corporation Bureau
of the Secretary of State and will be registered for use statewide.
Requirements of a Pennsylvania Fictitious Name
In order to register your Fictitious Name, you must do the following:
- Complete the Fictitious Name Registration Form
- Submit the form, along with the required filing fee
- Publish notice of your Pennsylvania Fictitious Name registration in two publications
in your county
When Click Industries registers your Fictitious Name, we can take care of this for
Pennsylvania Startup Quicklinks
For information on other types of businesses in Pennsylvania, please explore the
Click and Inc has also put together a summary of the various
entity types in Pennsylvania.