COVID-19 Effects on State Filings

As always, our team is working from our home offices and remain dedicated to continuing to provide the highest-quality support as we manage this pandemic together. We will maintain normal business operations throughout these troubled times. We hope you and your families remain in the best of health and that our nation sees a quick economic recovery. We greatly appreciate your continued business. If you have any questions or need assistance, please do not hesitate to contact our team. Written by Denise Annunciata, President of Velawcity Legal Support Services

COVID-19 Effects on State Filings

As COVID-19 (the coronavirus) continues to impact our nation, the operations of many Secretary of State and equivalent offices are being affected in a valued effort to protect the health of their employees and communities. The team at Velawcity Legal Support Services is keeping well-informed on the COVID-19 effects on state filings.

As always, our team is working from our home offices and remain dedicated to continuing to provide the highest-quality support as we manage this pandemic together. We will maintain normal business operations throughout these troubled times. We hope you and your families remain in the best of health and that our nation sees a quick economic recovery. We greatly appreciate your continued business. If you have any questions or need assistance, please do not hesitate to contact our team. Written by Denise Annunciata, President of Velawcity Legal Support Services

COVID-19 Effects on State Filings

Delaware is currently working pretty much as usual – the routine turnaround time is 2-3 days. And expedite services remain available. Other states, however, are not working quite as smoothly. Below is a list of the current status in various states:

State By State Update:

StateUpdate
ALOperating with limited staff
ARNo in-person services. A drop box is available.
Online services available.
AZ SOSNo in-person services. Drop box and courier services available. Expect delays.
Online services available.
AZ ACCIn-person services limited. Mail, courier services available. Expect delays.
Online services available.
CANo in-person services. A drop box is available.
Expedited services are delayed.
Online services available.
CONo in-person services. A drop box is available.
Online service available.
CTExpedited service remains with delays.
Online services and email requests available.
DEServices remain stable. 2-3 days for routine.
Expedited services remain available and unchanged.
General info line closes at 4:30.
DCNo in-person services until at least April 27. Business licenses that expire during declared emergency will remain valid and may be renewed up to 45 days after declared emergency. Biennials and trade name renewals may be filed without penalty from April 2 – June 1.
Online services available.
FLNo in-person services. To get same day service, filings must be received no later than 1 pm. Turnaround time is at least 2 days.
Online services available.
GANo in-person services. Online filings only.
Expedite service remains with delays.
HIOnline services and email requests only.
IDNo in-person services.
Online and email services available. Expect delays.
ILOnline services only. No expedite services. Expect delays. No mail or hard copies will be processed during closure (this means no foreign registrations).
INOnline and email services only.
IAOnline service and email requests only.
KSNo in-person services. Drop box, mail, email, courier services available.
Online services available. Expect delays.
KYOnline service and email requests only.
LANo in-person services.
Online service and email requests only.
MENo in-person services. Drop box, mail, courier services available.
Online service remains. Expedite services have been delayed.
MDNo in-person services. Limited hours 9am-1pm. Mail, courier services available.  Personal property returns filing date extended to July 15. All expiration and renewal dates are extended 30 days after the date when state of emergency is lifted.
Online service available.
MANo In-person services. Reduced staff, increased turnaround times.
Online services available; fax filings available.
MIOnline service and email requests only.
MNNo in-person services. Expedite service is available with delays.
Online service available.
MSOnline services only.
MONo in-person. Mail and courier available.
Online services available.
MTOpen with limited staff. Expect delays.
NEOnline services only.
NVEntire office will be closed on March 20th and March 27th.
NHIn-person available by appointment only. Mail, courier service available.
Online services available.
NJNo in-person service. Mail, courier service available. Expedited services are being delayed.
Online service available.
NMNo same day services. In-person by appointment. Mail, courier service available.  Expect delays.
Online services available.
NYIn-person and fax service suspended. Mail, courier services available. Expedited services are delayed. New York County Clerk is not accepting business certificates at this time. Several counties are closed. SOS in NYC for apostilles is closed.
Online services available.
NCNo in-person services. Mail, courier services available.
Online service available.
NDNo in-person services. Agent access, drop box, mail, courier services remain available.
Online services available.
OHNo in-person services. A drop box is available.
Online service available.
OKNo in-person services. Mail, courier services available.
Online services available.
ORIn person available by appointment only – one per day limit. Expect delays.
Online services available.
PANo in-person services. A drop box, mail, courier services available. No expedited services. No evidence returned.
Online services available.
RINo in-person services. Drop box, courier and mail services available.
Online services available
SCNo in-person services. Mail, courier services available.
Online services available.
TNNo in-person services. Drop box, mail and courier services available.
Online services available.
TXNo in-person services. Drop off services by appointment only. Mail and courier services available. Expect delays.
UTNo in-person services. Mail and courier services available.
Online service available.
VTNo in-person services. Mail and courier services available.
Online services available.
VANo in-person services.  Expedited services delayed.
Online services available.
WANo in-person services.  Mail and courier services available.
Online services available.
WVNo in-person services.  Drop box, mail, e-mail and courier services available.
Online services available.
WINo in-person services.  Drop box, mail, e-mail and courier services available.
Online services available.
WYIn-person services limited.  Drop box, mail, e-mail and courier services available.
Online services available.

 

Our Commitment to You

Using our nationwide network of trusted filing partners, we will do everything possible to get your filings processed as expeditiously and smoothly as possible. We will continue to update you on COVID-19 effects on state filings.

Update on Velawcity Legal Support Services

As always, our team is working from our home offices and remain dedicated to continuing to provide the highest-quality support as we manage this pandemic together. We will maintain normal business operations throughout these troubled times.

We hope you and your families remain in the best of health and that our nation sees a quick economic recovery. Your continued business is greatly appreciated during this time. If you have any questions or need assistance, please do not hesitate to contact our team.

 

Written by Denise Annunciata,
President of Velawcity Legal Support Services

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