Alaska Annual Report

Annual reports with the Secretary of State in Alaska are formal documents that businesses are required to file each year to provide important information about their operations, finances, and ownership. These reports help the state government track and regulate business activities within the state, ensuring transparency and compliance with state laws and regulations.

There are 3 different ways to file an annual report in Alaska depending on your legal entity type and tax classification. Follow the guide below to help you file your annual report with the Secretary of State in Alaska or use Mosey to do it.

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Alaska Biennial Report for C Corporation

Nonprofit, religious, and co-operative organizations registered with the Alaska Division of Corporations, Business and Professional Licensing are required to file biennial reports every other year, due by July 2. If you initially filed in an even numbered year the Biennial Report will be due in July of every even numbered year. If you initially filed in an odd numbered year the Biennial Report will be due in July of every odd numbered year. Note: The filing fee is $100 for co-operative organizations.

  1. File Biennial Report

    File the Biennial Report online on the Alaska Division of Corporations, Business and Professional Licensing website.

Alaska Initial Report for C Corporation, LLC

Businesses registered with the Alaska Department of Commerce, Community, and Economic Development are required to file an Initial Report within six months of incorporation. Note: There is no fee to file the initial report.

  1. File Initial Report

    File the Initial Report online on the Alaska Division of Corporations, Business and Professional Licensing website.

Alaska Biennial Report for C Corporation, LLC, LLP

Businesses registered with the Alaska Department of Commerce, Community, and Economic Development are required to file biennial reports every other year, due by January 2. If you initially filed in an even numbered year, your Biennial Report will be due in January of every even numbered year. If you initially filed in an odd numbered year, your Biennial Report will be due in January of every odd numbered year.

  1. File Biennial Report

    File the Biennial Report online at the Alaska Department of Commerce, Community, and Economic Development website.

What else do I need to know?

There may be additional things you will need to do to maintain your "good standing" in the state including having a registered agent and other kinds of taxes.

Maintaining a Registered Agent

Most states require that you have a registered agent that can receive important mail from the Secretary of State should they need to contact you. There are many commercial options available or you can use Mosey to be your registered agent and keep your information private in Alaska.

Other Taxes

In addition to maintaining a registered agent, maintaining your good standing can include additional taxes. This can include franchise tax, sales tax, or other state taxes. You can use Mosey to identify these additional requirements to maintain good standing in Alaska.

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