- Cover Page:
- Do a business name search in Ohio for the name of your new business.
- If the name is available, then you will get the screen shot below:
- The fill out form 532a at the Ohio Secretary of State website, use the name you selected for your business and then fill in all the rest of the information using fictitious information – the form is located here:
- Print.The form will not save.So you must print.
Name of Business:(SEE 2 BELOW)
SIC:(LOOK UP SIC CODE FOR THE BUSINESS (THIS COULD BE A BUSINESS YOU ARE CONSIDERING OR JUST MAKE ONE UP, BUT HAVE A REAL BUSINESS.EXAMPLE OF SIC CODE FOR BUSINESS:5812 EATING PLACES – THAT WOULD BE THE SIC CODE FOR A RESTAURANT.)
PRINT COVER PAGE AND TAKE THE FORM 532a and put them together.Scan them together and email them to