Fuller Center covenant partners are recognized as nonprofit corporations by the state government. Most states require that corporations renew their status annually, typically during the first quarter of a new year. There may be annual filings required by local governments as well.
Annual renewals are typically handled by the state agency that certified the incorporation, often the Secretary of State. At the renewal the corporation will note any changes in officers, addresses or the registered agent. There is generally a small fee due.
The renewal deadline should be featured on the corporation’s annual calendar.
Failure to register will ultimately result in the corporation being administratively dissolved.
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