Additional Resources For Incorporating In The State of
COLORADO INCORPORATION RESOURCES
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CHECKING NAME AVAILABILITY FOR A CORPORATION IN Colorado
The State of Colorado now has web availability of name check results. CLICK HERE for instructions
Colorado provides for 120 name reservations. For details, CLICK HERE.
You must check your name for availability prior to filing your Articles of Incorporation. Names can be checked by facsimile by calling (303) 894-2242. There is a $3.00 fee for checking name availability by facsimile. Contact (303) 894-2200 extension 300 for details and to arrange payment.
Name availability checks are preliminary only. A final decision on a corporate name is not given until your final Articles of incorporation are received. For this reason, do not commit resources to your name until you receive a return of your filed Articles from the Secretary of State.
COLORADO CORPORATE NAME RULES
A corporate name must include a name, follwed by a corporate designation such as Company, Inc., Corporation, Incorporated.
You name may not include words that imply a purpose that is not permitted by your Articles of Incorporaiton.
Your name cannot be the same or deceptively similar to the name of another Colorado corporation, a registered tradename or assumed name, or a foreign corporation name thati s registered in Colorado.
A letter of consent is required of you use a name of another entity that has a geographic modifier, such as Computer Services of Colorado. This would require consent of "Computer Services" if that name is on Colorados' registration files.
For complete text of information on name issues released by the Colorado Secretary of State - CLICK HERE