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Guide For Articles Of Correction SCC607-807 - Virginia

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COMMONWEALTH OF VIRGINIA STATE CORPORATION COMMISSION SCC607/807 (07/07) GUIDE FOR ARTICLES OF CORRECTION FOR A VIRGINIA CORPORATION ARTICLES OF CORRECTION OF (name of corporation) The undersigned, on behalf of the corporation set forth below, pursuant to § 13.1-607 of the Code of Virginia for a stock corporation or § 13.1-807 of the Code for a nonstock corporation, states as follows: ONE The name of the corporation prior to filing is TWO The articles to be corrected are articles of (incorporation, amendment, merger, share exchange, dissolution, revocation of dissolution, termination of corporate existence, domestication, incorporation surrender, entity conversion [USE APPROPRIATE TERM]), which became effective on (date) . (name of corporation) . THREE [Set forth a statement identifying each inaccuracy and/or defect in the articles to be corrected and the correction of each inaccuracy and defect.] FOUR The board of directors authorized the correction on (date) . Executed in the name of the corporation by: (signature) (printed name) (corporation's SCC ID #) (date) (corporate title) (telephone number (optional)) (The articles must be executed in the name of the corporation by the chairman or any vicechairman of the board of directors, the president, or any other of its officers authorized to act on behalf of the corporation.) PRIVACY ADVISORY: Information such as social security number, date of birth, maiden name, or financial institution account numbers is NOT required to be included in business entity documents filed with the Office of the Clerk of the Commission. Any information provided on these documents is subject to public viewing. SEE INSTRUCTIONS ON THE REVERSE American LegalNet, Inc. INSTRUCTIONS TO FORM SCC607/807 Guideform SCC607/807 has been produced by the Commission as a guide to help prepare the corporation's articles of correction. Please note, however, that a marked-up version of this guideform will not be accepted. You must separately type and prepare your articles, using this form as a guide, inserting appropriate information and omitting all inapplicable portions, including the header, seal of the Commission, italicized text, and the text of options not utilized. You can download this guideform from our website at The law requires that the articles be in the English language, typewritten or printed in black, legible and reproducible. White opaque paper, free of visible watermarks and background logos, 8 1/2" by 11" in size must be used. A minimum of a 1" margin must be provided on the left, top and bottom margins and 1/2" on the right margin. Use only one side of a page. The articles must be executed in the name of the corporation by the chairman or any vice-chairman of the board of directors, the president, or any other of its officers authorized to act on behalf of the corporation. Articles of correction may only be filed with the Commission within 30 days after the effective date of the certificate relating to the articles to be corrected. See §§ 13.1-607 and 13.1-807 of the Code of Virginia. Note: Articles are not filed with the Commission until they have been reviewed, accepted and entered on the records of the Clerk's Office, a process that can take a number of days. The mere receipt of articles by the Commission does not constitute a "filing." The processing of articles of correction can be expedited by using form SCC21.2, which is available on our website. It is a Class 1 misdemeanor for any person to sign a document he or she knows is false in any material respect with intent that the document be delivered to the Commission for filing. See §§ 13.1-612 and 13.1-811 of the Code of Virginia. These articles may not be filed with the Commission by a corporation until all fees and penalties to be collected by the Commission under the Virginia Stock Corporation Act or the Virginia Nonstock Corporation Act have been paid by or on behalf of the corporation; provided, however, that an assessed annual registration fee does not have to be paid if these articles are filed with an effective date that is on or before the due date of the annual registration fee payment. See §§ 13.1-615 and 13.1-815 of the Code of Virginia. Submit the original, signed articles to the Clerk of the State Corporation Commission, P.O. Box 1197, Richmond, Virginia 23218-1197, (Street address: 1300 East Main Street, Tyler Building, 1st Floor, Richmond, Virginia 23219), along with a check for the filing fee in the amount of $25.00, plus any additional charter fee amount required by any increase in the number of authorized shares of the corporation, payable to the State Corporation Commission. PLEASE DO NOT SEND CASH. If you have any questions, please call (804) 371-9733 or toll-free in Virginia, (866) 722-2551. NOTE Upon the issuance of a certificate of correction by the Commission, the articles of correction shall become effective as of the effective date and time of the articles they corrected except as to persons relying on the uncorrected articles and adversely affected by the correction. As to those persons, articles of correction are effective upon the issuance of the certificate of correction. American LegalNet, Inc.
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